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Victoria Hall


Heritage Council

Place Number

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179 High St Fremantle

Location Details

Other Name(s)

St John's Hall (name used for lesser hall)

Local Government




Construction Date

1896 to 1897

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Town Planning Scheme YES 08 Mar 2007 City of Fremantle
State Register Permanent 07 Apr 1998 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Register of the National Estate Permanent 21 Mar 1979 NA


Classified by the National Trust Classified 04 Feb 1974 NA


Municipal Inventory Adopted 18 Sep 2000 Level 1A

Level 1A

The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of exceptional cultural heritage significance in its own right within the context of Fremantle. This place is entered onto the Heritage Council of Western Australia’s Register of Heritage Places. All development applications must be referred to the Heritage Council for approval.

City of Fremantle


Name Association Type Date From Date To
Sir Joseph J Talbot Hobbs Architect 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
St John's Church Original Owner 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
Anglican diocese Other Association 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
Archdeacon Watkins Other Association 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
gold boom Other Association 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
John Talbot Hobbs Architect 12/12/2014 12/12/2014
directly associated with St John's Church Other Association 12/12/2014 12/12/2014

State Heritage Office library entries

ISBN Number Title Medium Year of Publication
Victoria Hall Fremantle : conservation plan (draft). Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2002
0646445685 Fremantle : beyond the Round House. Book 2005
Victoria Hall High Street Fremantle-A Conservation Strategy Heritage Study {Other} 1999
Business Plan for Victoria Hall High Street Fremantle Report 1999
Victoria Hall High Street Fremantle-Conservation Policy Heritage Study {Other} 1999
Victoria Hall Fremantle : conservation works (final report). Conservation works report 2003

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Original RELIGIOUS Church Hall
Present SOCIAL\RECREATIONAL Theatre or Cinema
Other COMMERCIAL Market Building
Present SOCIAL\RECREATIONAL Other Community Hall\Centre

Architectural Styles

Victorian Academic Classical

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron
Wall BRICK Common Brick
Wall STONE Limestone
Wall RENDER Smooth

Historic Themes

General Specific
OCCUPATIONS Commercial & service industries
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Community services & utilities
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Cultural activities

Creation Date

30 May 1989

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Last Update

12 Dec 2014


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