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Residence, 206 Grey Street, Albany

Author

City of Albany

Place Number

15495
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Location

206 Grey St Albany

Location Details

Local Government

Albany

Region

Great Southern

Construction Date

Constructed from 1914

Demolition Year

N/A

Statutory Heritage Listings

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

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 30 Jun 2001 Category B

Category B

• Requires a high level of protection. • Provide maximum encouragement to the owner under the City of Albany Town Planning Scheme to conserve the significance of the place. • A more detailed Heritage Assessment/Impact Statement to be undertaken before approval given for any major redevelopment. • Incentives to promote heritage conservation should be considered.

Statement of Significance

This house is one of a number of places in Grey St that have significant heritage value both individually and as part of a group. Set back from the road with good streetscape value, the house has aesthetic, historic and representative heritage significance.

Physical Description

Elevated position - high streetscape value
Original brick finish on front façade
Large corrugated iron roof with verandah under main roof across front façade.
Timber verandah posts and balustrading
Two slim chimneys

History

This house is one of a number of places in Grey St that have significant heritage value both individually and as part of a group.
In the past the house was linked to the original Albany Hospital in Vancouver St. It housed the Superintendent and was later used a nurses quarters. Some of the renovations reflect this use, for instance the large bathroom designed for use by several persons at once.

Integrity/Authenticity

Integrity: High
Modifications: Extensions at the side and rear

Condition

Good

References

Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
Heritage TODAY Site visit and Assessment 1999
Albany Municipal Inventory Nomination Form City of Albany

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
7331 206 Grey Street Albany : conservation plan. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2005

Place Type

Individual Building or Group

Uses

Epoch General Specific
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Present Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Other Use HEALTH Housing or Quarters

Architectural Styles

Style
Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall BRICK Common Brick
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Domestic activities
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Land allocation & subdivision
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Community services & utilities

Creation Date

17 Mar 2000

Publish place record online (inHerit):

Approved

Last Update

01 Jan 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.