83 Duke Street

83 Duke Street (map)

Architecture

Federation Georgian Bungalow

No. 83 (previously was no. 175) Duke Street is a single-storey house constructed in brick with a hipped ‘M’ format corrugated iron roof. It is a simple expression of the Federation Bungalow style. The facade features a full-width skillion roofed verandah on timber posts with post brackets. There are additions to the rear. 

History

1927: BIRTHS. BARWISE (nee Meg Kavanagh).—On January 17, at Nurse Bathgate's Private Hospital, Staton-road, to Mr. and Mrs. H. E.Barwise, of 83 Duke-street, East Fremantle—a daughter (Barbara Veronica). Both well. (reference)

1936: The Friends of Mr. and Mrs. L.Baker, of 83 Duke-street, East Fremantle are respectfully invited to follow the remains of their late dearly beloved infant son, Keith, loved brother of Pat and Jack, to the Anglican Cemetery, Karrakatta. The Funeral is appointed to leave the residence, 83 Duke-street, East Fremantle. (reference)

RESIDENTS

1920: Vacant

1921 - 1949: May, Arthur H.

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