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Chemistry Centre (fmr), East Perth


Heritage Council

Place Number

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100 Plain St East Perth

Location Details

Cnr Plain & Hay Sts

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1942, Constructed from 1985

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 18 Jan 2019 City of Perth
State Register Registered 18 Jan 2019 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Completed\Draft 13 Mar 2001 Category 2

Category 2

Considerable - Very important to the heritage of the locality.

City of Perth
Perth Draft Inventory 99-01 YES 31 Dec 1999


Chemistry Centre is in good condition. Its continued use for its original purpose and the maximum utilisation of all accommodation mean that the place has been well maintained. Current programmes of maintenance management appear to have been largely effective. The mastic expansion joints of the Adelaide Terrace wing have failed.


Name Type Year From Year To
A E (Paddy) Clare Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
9693 Chemistry centre, Perth: conservation plan. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2010
10286 DRAFT: Chemistry Centre East Perth Archival Record 2011
9722 Chemlabs design guidelines. Report 2010
9708 Chemistry centre, Perth Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2011

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Original Use SCIENTIFIC Laboratory or Research Station
Present Use SCIENTIFIC Laboratory or Research Station

Architectural Styles

Inter-War Stripped Classical
Inter-War Functionalist

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof TILE Terracotta Tile
Wall BRICK Face Brick

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Resource exploitation & depletion
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Technology & technological change

Creation Date

04 May 1999

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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