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121 Solomon St Beaconsfield

Location Details

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1900

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List YES 08 Mar 2007

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 Adopted 18 Sep 2000 Level 3

Level 3

The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of some cultural heritage significance for its contribution to the heritage of Fremantle in terms of its individual or collective aesthetic, historic, social or scientific significance, and /or its contribution to the streetscape, local area and Fremantle. Its contribution to the urban context should be maintained and enhanced.

Statement of Significance

Aesthetically significant as an example of Fremantle’s vernacular architecture. Typical single storey stone cottage dating from the late nineteenth to early twentieth century. Historically significant as a representation of working people’s living conditions in the Fremantle area. Has undergone significant alterations but original form remains intact.

Physical Description

House, 121 Solomon Street is a single storey limestone and corrugated asbestos house built in the Federation Bungalow style of architecture. The walls are limestone and tuck pointed brick. The roof is hipped and clad in corrugated asbestos. There is a rendered and brick chimney with corbelling. The south side of the façade has a pointed brick faceted bay. The dropped verandah is supported by V shaped metal poles which are not original. There is a limestone and steel picket fence to the front boundary line, with steel gates.

The following places form a significant group and contribute to the streetscape of Solomon Street; 121, 123, 125, 127, 134, 135, 139, 143, 147, 148,149, 150, 151, 153, 156, 157, 159, 161, 162 & 168.


Lot 11 (of 31/32 ) of 7 has a cottage listed in 1900. The owner was Mrs S. McCall. The occupant was John Morrison.


High degree of integrity (original intent clear, current use compatible, high long term sustainability).
Medium degree of authenticity with some original fabric remaining.
(These statements based on street survey only).


Condition assessed as fair to good (assessed from streetscape survey only).

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence

Architectural Styles

Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof ASBESTOS Fibrous Cement, corrugated
Wall STONE Limestone
Wall BRICK Pointed Brick

Historic Themes

General Specific

Creation Date

14 Jan 2003

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Last Update

19 Feb 2020


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