54 Allen Street

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ARCHITECTURE

No 54 Allen Street is a single storey house constructed in brickwork and rendered brick with a hipped and gable tiled roof. It is fine expression of the Inter-War Bungalow style. The front elevation is asymmetrically planned with an offset entry door flanked by sidelights and sets of four casement windows. The facade features a part width gabled roof verandah set on timber posts. A vertical a timber balustrade spans between the posts. Tiled awnings flank the verandah. 

HISTORY

1927 -FOR SALE- High Class FOX TERRIERS, of both sexes, as detailed in "Kennel Chronicle." Splendid opportunity to acquire winning strains. Can be seen by appointment. Tel. B554. Apply W. W .Chipper, 54 Allen-street, East Fremantle.  (Reference)

1940 -Funeral On April 1 at Fremantle, James beloved husband of Caroline Turner MacGregor, of Ard Choille. 54 Allen-street. East Fremantle and loving father of Gordon and Douglas MacGregor: aged 76 years. Privately interred in the Presbyterian portion of the Fremantle Cemetery...(Reference)

1943 - Auction Sat Jan 30 at  54 Allen st East Fremantle- CHOICE HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE. J. J. & F. G. HIGHAM have received instructions from Executors of the WILL of CAROLINE TURNER McGREGOR (Dec) to SELL by PUBLIC AUCTION: Household Furniture and Effects, Piano UG (German), Lounge and Bedroom Suites, Carpets, Linoleum, Dining, Room and Kitchen Furniture and many Sundries...(Reference)

RESIDENTS

1930 - 1940: MacGregor, James

1940 - 1945: MacGregor, Mrs Caroline T.

1946 - 1949: Shaw, Thomas C.

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