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City of Fremantle

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312 High St Fremantle

Location Details

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Construction Date

Constructed from 1914, Constructed from 1913

Demolition Year


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Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

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Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

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Statement of Significance

House , 312 High Street, is a single storey brick and tile house dating from 1913. The place has aesthetic value for its contribution to the streetscape and the surrounding area. It is representative of the typical building stock located within the residential areas of Fremantle. It is historically significant as a representation of typical workers' houses in the Fremantle area. The place is an example of the Federation Bungalow style of architecture.

Physical Description

House, 312 High Street is a single brick and tile house constructed as a simple variation of the Federation Bungalow style of Architecture. The walls are painted brick. The roof is hipped and gabled and clad with tiles. There is a brick chimney with render capping and two chimney pots. The verandah is under a continuous tiled roof supported by twin timber posts featuring timber fretwork. The asymmetrical front façade has a protruding front room under the gable roof with two windows. Under the verandah roof the façade features a front door and a timber framed window, with a six panel top pane. A high painted brick wall to the front boundary line prevents further description of the front elevation.


As was customary in English towns, the main street of the town was named High St.
This Workers Home Board House was built in 1913/14 and was first occupied by George A. Weindenbach. In 1916/17 the tenant was C. J. White, followed by Christopher White until 1921. In 1935/36 the occupier was Edward Charles Chapman and in 1951/52 E. W. Chapman was recorded as being the owner/occupier.
The house was originally number 592 and in c. 1921 it changed to 594. By 1951 it was known as 312 High Street and is Lot 1573.


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 (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
Wall BRICK Painted Brick

Historic Themes

General Specific

Creation Date

09 Aug 2010

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Last Update

26 Feb 2020


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