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Bridgetown Post Office

Author

Heritage Council

Place Number

00240
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Location

142 Hampton St Bridgetown

Location Details

To be included as part of P110 assessment

Local Government

Bridgetown-Greenbushes

Region

South West

Construction Date

Constructed from 1886 to 1926

Demolition Year

N/A

Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 18 Mar 1983 Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
State Register Registered 02 Sep 1997 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
RHP - To be assessed Current 10 Dec 2002

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 29 Mar 2018 Management Category A

Management Category A

Conservation of the place is essential. If not already, to be included on the Local Heritage List and recommended for assessment for entry into the State Register of Heritage Places (RHP). Development proposals to be assessed pursuant to SPP 3.5 Historic Heritage Conservation; a Conservation Management Plan (if one exists); and to reinforce the significance of the place. Places entered on the RHP are protected under the Heritage of Western Australia Act 1990. Development applications will require referral to the State Heritage Office, unless exempt.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
Municipal Inventory Adopted 28 Jun 2001 Category 1

Category 1

Highest level of protection appropriate: recommended for entry for entry into the State Register of Heritage Places; provide maximum encouragement to the owner to conserve the significance of the place.

Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes
Classified by the National Trust Classified 08 Mar 1994

Statewide Post Office Survey Completed 01 Mar 1992

Parent Place or Precinct

00110 Bridgetown Town Centre Precinct

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
5706 Bridgetown : a selection of historical buildings. Report 1989

Place Type

Individual Building or Group

Uses

Epoch General Specific
Original Use Transport\Communications Comms: Telephone Building
Original Use Transport\Communications Comms: Post or Telegraph Office
Present Use Transport\Communications Comms: Post or Telegraph Office

Architectural Styles

Style
Federation Free Classical

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall BRICK Rendered Brick
Wall TIMBER Weatherboard
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Technology & technological change
TRANSPORT & COMMUNICATIONS Mail services
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Community services & utilities

Creation Date

08 Jul 1988

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Approved

Last Update

03 Feb 2017

Disclaimer

This information is provided voluntarily as a public service. The information provided is made available in good faith and is derived from sources believed to be reliable and accurate. However, the information is provided solely on the basis that readers will be responsible for making their own assessment of the matters discussed herein and are advised to verify all relevant representations, statements and information.