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Imperial Hotel


Shire of York

Place Number

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83 Avon Tce York

Location Details

Cnr Joaquina St.

Local Government



Avon Arc

Construction Date

Constructed from 1886

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
State Register Registered 13 Jul 2007 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation
Heritage Council

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Classified by the National Trust Classified 05 Mar 1985

Heritage Council
Register of the National Estate Permanent 21 Mar 1978

Heritage Council
Statewide Hotel Survey Adopted 01 Nov 1997

Heritage Council
Municipal Inventory Adopted 31 Dec 1995 Category 1A

Category 1A

State Registered or on the Assessment Program of the Heritage Council of Western Australia. A place of exceptional cultural heritage significance for the Shire of York and the State of Western Australia, that is either in the Heritage Council of WA’s Register of Heritage Places, or worthy of consideration for entry into the Register. Recommend: Retain and Conserve the place. A development application needs to be submitted to Heritage Council of WA for approval for any proposed development prior to it being submitted to Council.

Physical Description

The place comprises the two-storey main hotel building, Second-Class Lodgers Accomodation and Stables (all 1886) and the single storey kitchen extension (1910). The hexagonal gazebo and ablution block to the rear are of no heritage significance. The main hotel building is a cranked L shape, located at
the corner of Avon Tce and Joaquina St. It features a verandah with Filigree detailing on both sides.The building features moulded quoins and decorative brackets and balustrade. This listing also includes other buildings and outbuildings associated with the property.
The stone work is laid in courses and tuck pointed, featuring rendered quoins on the external corners. A face stone cellar is intact at the west of the building.


Integrity: Fair
Authenticity: Fair

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
7461 York sketchbook. Book 2003

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use COMMERCIAL Hotel, Tavern or Inn
Original Use Transport\Communications Road: Coach House
Original Use FARMING\PASTORAL Stable
Original Use COMMERCIAL Hotel, Tavern or Inn

Architectural Styles

Federation Filigree

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Other TIMBER Other Timber
Wall STONE Other Stone

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Hospitality industry & tourism

Creation Date

18 Jan 2005

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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