29 Gill Street

29 Gill Street (map)

ARCHITECTURE

Inter-War
Bungalow w Federation Influences

No 29 Gill Street is a single storey house constructed in limestone, brick and rendered brick with a hipped and gable corrugated iron roof. It is a fine expression of the Federation Bungalow style. The front elevation is asymmetrically planned with a thrust gable bay and a part width return hip roofed verandah. The verandah is supported on timber posts with post brackets. A vertical timber balustrade spans between the posts. The half- timbered gable bay features a pair of double hung sash windows under a sun hood. There is a central door and hopper light flanked by a double hung sash window. The place sits on a limestone foundation. The roofscape features a brick chimney. There are render string courses.

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

1918: Vacant

1919 - 1925: Haskell, Barnard C.

1926 - 1936: Rummer, James McC.

1937: Mckerchar, Jsd C.

1938 - 1940: Mofflin, Arthur W.

1941: Tilley, J. G. & Metherall, Arthur G. & Robson, Mrs. Nelly

1942 - 1945: Tilley, J. G. & Metherall, Mrs. A. G. & Kennedy, Mrs. Edna D.

1946 - 1949: Tilly, J. G. & Metherell, Archibald E.

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