36 Bedford Street

36 Bedford Street(map)

ARCHITECTURE

No 36 Bedford Street is a single storey house constructed in timber frame and weatherboard cladding with a hipped and gable corrugated iron roof. It is a fine expression of the Federation Bungalow style. The front elevation is symmetrically planned with a central door and hopper light and flanked by side lights and windows. The windows are double hung sash windows flanked by side lights. The facade features a full width skillion roofed verandah set on timber posts. A set of concrete stairs go from the verandah to the street level. The roofscape features a render capped 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

1915 - 1923: Spiers, George

1924 - 1925: Jeffrey, John P.

1926: Turnbull, Ronald

1928 - 1932: Back, Ernest George

1933 - 1937: Parry, Arthur

1937 - 1939: Harris, Rodney

1939 - 1941: Harmer, Rod

1941 - 1942: Spiers, Mrs E. & Ralston, Joseph

1942 - 1945: Spiers, Mrs E. & Turner, Mrs

1946: Spiers, Mrs E. & Turner, Frederick J.

1947: Spiers, Mrs E.

1949: Clarke, Frederick B.

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