Bridge House & Grounds


Shire of York

Place Number



Redmile Rd York

Location Details

Believed to be No. 6 Redmile Road.

Local Government



Avon Arc

Construction Date

Constructed from 1860, Constructed from 1998

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents
State Register Registered 30 Oct 1998 HCWebsite.Listing+ListingDocument, HCWebsite.Listing+ListingDocument

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management
Municipal Inventory Adopted 31 Dec 1995 Category 1A
Register of the National Estate Registered 21 Mar 1978
Register of the National Estate Interim 21 Mar 1978
Classified by the National Trust Classified 01 May 1985

Statement of Significance

Historic significance relating to settlements and early settlers. Of architectural importance as a surviving example of a two storeyed colonial house. It is historically significant for its associations with the Parker family and Balladong Farm.

Physical Description

A large two storeyed brick house shingled roof now replaced with iron. Situated on back of Avon River, Blands Brook located at the front. Double storey building with a cellar – long balcony connecting East and West end rooms. Located on approximately 1.8ha.


Integrity: Good Authenticity: Good


Ref ID No Ref Name Ref Source Ref Date
National Estate Study; "York Historic Survey".

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
9217 Bridge House - final report. Conservation works report 2009
3619 Bridge House Conservation Plan Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 1998
3931 Bridge House, York Heritage Study {Other} 1999
4650 Bridge House : York W.A. : conservation works draft final report : grant allocation 1999/2000. Heritage Study {Other} 2000

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Original Use FARMING\PASTORAL Homestead
Present Use RESIDENTIAL Two storey residence

Architectural Styles

Victorian Georgian

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall STONE Local Stone
Wall BRICK Common Brick
Roof METAL Cast Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific
PEOPLE Early settlers

Creation Date

30 May 1989

Publish place record online (inHerit):


Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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