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City of Fremantle

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19 Quarry St Fremantle

Location Details

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1891, Constructed from 1888

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

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

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 18 Sep 2000 Level 2

Level 2

The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of considerable cultural heritage significance in its own right within the context of Fremantle and its conservation is a priority.

Classified by the National Trust Classified 06 Oct 1980

Heritage Council
Register of the National Estate Permanent 28 Sep 1982

Heritage Council

Statement of Significance

The place is an example of a stone residence representing the expansion of Fremantle in the gold boom period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
The place contributes to a substantially intact late nineteenth and early twentieth century streetscape close to the centre of Fremantle.

Physical Description

Single storey stone and brick house with quoining to corners and window and door openings to the walls of the house which has a zincalume hipped roof and two chimneys with corbelling extant. The place is set above the level of the pavement.
This place contains a limestone feature.


Number 17 and number 19 were built on the lot by James Gilchrist, a policeman. One was built in 1888 and the second in 1891. The first occupant of the house built in 1891 was Lawrence Alexander, a manager at Falk and Co.

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


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

Architectural Styles

Victorian Filigree

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall STONE Limestone
Wall BRICK Common Brick
Wall STONE Local Stone
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific

Creation Date

30 May 1989

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Last Update

01 Jan 2017


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