18 Hubble Street

18 Hubble Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Federation, Villa w Arts & Crafts Influences

No. 18 (previously was no. 36) Hubble street is a single storey cottage constructed in limestone and brickwork with a hipped and gabled corrugated iron roof. It is asymmetrically planned with a gabled thrust bay and part width hip roofed verandah. The verandah is supported on fluted concrete stanchions set on piers. There is a central door and hopper light flanked by sidelights and double hung sash windows. The thrust gable bay has a set of casements under a sun hood. All reveals have brick quoins. There is a parapet wall along the southern lot boundary.

HISTORY

1908 Funeral The Friends of the late Mrs. Kate Bolt of Fremantle are respectfully invited to follow her remains to the place of interment, the Roman Catholic portion of the Fremantle Cemetery. The Funeral is appointed to leave the residence of her son, Mr James. Lawrence No 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle. (reference)

 1910 Auction of superior household furniture to be conducted by Messrs. Harry Wilson and Co. at the residence of Mr. F. Whitworth, 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, at 1.30 p.m. today. (reference)

 1912 Funeral The friends of Mr. S. S. Harris, of No. 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, are respectfully invited to follow the remains of his late dearly-beloved infant son, Solomon Philip Marks, to the place of interment...(reference) 

 1915 Birth On September 1 at Nurse Scott's (the Grosvenor Hospital), the wife of G. W. Bleakley, 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle -a son.(reference)

 1915 Auction Francis E. Temple, Furniture, at 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle; 2 p.m. (reference) 

1928 Birth On September 12, at the residence of her mother, Mrs Bond, 36 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, to Mr. and Mrs. J. Chamberlain, of Hamilton Hill - a son. (reference)

 1945 Death On April 17, at Fremantle Hospital, William John Foley, of 18 Hubble-street, East Fremantle, late of WA Government Railways, dearly beloved husband of Eileen; loved father of Eileen, Thomas, Jack, Laurence and Fred… (reference)

 1964, Maria Rossillo, Certificate of Naturalization, lived at18 Hubble street, East Fremantle, (reference) born 9 May 1933 - Italian - under Australian Italian Assisted Passage

RESIDENTS

1909: Lawrence, James V.

1910: Clark, Nicholas

1911 - 1912: Harris, Sydney S.

1913: Elphick, Clarence T.

1914: Bleakley, George W.

1915: Cosson, John

1916: Bleakley, George W.

1917: Strauss, Mrs. Alice

1918 - 1943: Foley, John W.

1944 - 1949: Foley, Mrs. Ellen

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