House

Author

City of Albany

Place Number

15531

Location

34 Serpentine Rd Albany

Location Details

Local Government

Albany

Region

Great Southern

Construction Date

Demolition Year

N/A

Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management
Category
Municipal Inventory Adopted 30 Jun 2001 Category B

Statement of Significance

This house has a rare design with a central chimney. Extensions tot he rear have been done sympathetically with the character of the house. The house has aesthetic, historic and representative heritage significance.

Physical Description

Elevated position on high side of the road House set on exposed stone foundations Two identical projecting gabled wings Ornate set of three windows in each gabled wing, two rectangular windows either side of an arched almost Gothic looking window Gables have decorative barge boards and finials Brick rendered walls Central chimney with moulded capping Hipped corrugated iron roof Verandah under separate roof with unadorned wooden posts and cement floor

Integrity/Authenticity

Integrity: High Modifications: Large sympathetically designed extension with similar stone footings as original part of house

Condition

Good

References

Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
Heritage TODAY Site visit and Assessment 1999

Place Type

Individual Building or Group

Uses

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

Architectural Styles

Style
Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron
Other STONE Local Stone
Wall BRICK Rendered Brick

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Settlements

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.