16 Clayton Street

16 Clayton Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Inter-War Timber Bungalow w Arts & Crafts Influences

No 16 Clayton Street is a single storey house constructed in timber framing and weatherboard cladding with a gable corrugated iron roof. It is an expression of the Inter-War Porch style. It is asymmetrically composed with a thrust gable bay and a gable roofed porch. The porch is supported on paired timber posts. A timber balustrade spans between the posts. The porch roof extends over the gable bay. The gable bay features a set of double hung sash windows. There is a central door flanked by a pair of double hung sash windows. 

HISTORY

1946 - ENGAGEMENT NOTICE - Mr and Mrs. A. Jarvis, 16 Clayton-street, East Fremantle, take pleasure in announcing the engagement of their only daughter Jessie, to William, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Ricketts, 106 Holland-street, East Fremantle. (Reference)

1948 - ENGAGEMENT NOTICE - Maurine, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. Craig, of 26 Albert-street. North Perth, to Lyle, only son of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Jarvis, of 16 Clayton-street, East Fremantle. (Reference)

RESIDENTS

1928 - 1946: Jarvis, Aubrey E. L.

1947 - 1949: Jarvis, Mrs Lillian.

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