20 Gill Street

20 Gill Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Inter-War
Bungalow w Anglo-Dutch Influences

No 20 Gill Street is a single storey house constructed in rendered brick with a hipped and gable tiled roof. It is a fine expression of the Inter-War Spanish Mission style. The treatment of the thrust bay parapet is particularly notable. It is asymmetrically composed with a thrust gable bay and a hip roofed porch. The gable bay features a pair of windows and a finely detailed curved parapet. The verandah is supported on Tuscan columns. There is a central door flanked by a pair of double hung sash windows. The roofscape features a tall brick chimney.

HISTORY

Research on the history of this property is currently under way by the Museum of Perth in partnership with the Town of East Fremantle. If you have any stories or information about this property, please contribute it in the comments below.

RESIDENTS

1939 - 1941: Edgar, David

1941 - 1944: Glasson, Mrs. Francis M.

1945 - 1946: Edgar, David J.

1947 - 1949: Cressie, David

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