Bungalow w Federation Influences
No 27 Irwin Street is a single storey house constructed in brick and rendered brick with a hipped and gable corrugated iron roof. It is an expression of the Federation Bungalow style. The front elevation is asymmetrically planned with a gabled thrust bay and a full width skillion roofed verandah. The verandah extends over the gable bay and is supported on timber posts. The half-timbered gable bay features a set of casement windows. There is a central door and hopper light flanked by side lights and windows.
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.
1917 - 1949: Carey, Hugh