Post-War (c 1946)
Bungalow Porch House w Arts & Crafts Influences
No 36 Gill Street is a single storey house constructed in timber framing, weatherboard and fibrous cement cladding with a hipped and gable corrugated iron roof. It is an expression of the Inter-War Porch style. The front elevation is asymmetrically planned with a thrust gable bay and a gable roofed porch. The porch is supported on rendered piers. The gable bay features a set of windows. There is a central door flanked by casement windows. The roofscape features brick chimneys. The lower walls are clad with weatherboards and the upper walls are clad with fibro cement.
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.
1940 - 1949: Munro, Robert H.