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City of Fremantle

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25 East St Fremantle

Location Details

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1897

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List YES 08 Mar 2007

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 18 Sep 2000 Level 3

Level 3

The City of Fremantle has identified this place as being of some cultural heritage significance for its contribution to the heritage of Fremantle in terms of its individual or collective aesthetic, historic, social or scientific significance, and /or its contribution to the streetscape, local area and Fremantle. Its contribution to the urban context should be maintained and enhanced.

Statement of Significance

House, 25 East Street, is a timber framed and weatherboard and iron single storey house dating from 1897 has cultural heritage significance for the following reasons:

the place has some aesthetic value as a Federation Bungalow style of architecture and for its contribution to the streetscape and the surrounding area;

the place has some historic value as a late nineteenth century residence that contributes to the story of the development of workers’ housing in Fremantle, and;

the place contributes to the community’s sense of place.

Physical Description

House, 25 East Street is a single storey timber and iron house constructed as a simple variation of the Federation Bungalow style of Architecture. The walls are timber framed and clad with shingle style timber boards. The roof is hipped and gabled and clad with corrugated iron. The gable end features a finial. The verandah is under a separate corrugated iron roof supported by turned and chamfered timber posts. The asymmetrical front façade has a protruding front room with two timber framed double hung sash windows under a corrugated iron awning supported by timber brackets. A tree in the front yard prevents further description of the front elevation. There is a rendered corbelled chimney evident. The house is situated at street level. There is a timber picket fence to the front boundary line.

A Heritage Assessment was prepared in April 2010 by the City of Fremantle for a DA submission to Council for a proposed front fence to be constructed 1800 high from rendered masonry with metal


East Street was the original eastern boundary of the Fremantle townsite.
A cottage was built on the lot in 1897. The first owner and occupant was M J Cullity, a labourer.
A Heritage Assessment was prepared in April 2010 by the City of Fremantle for a DA submission to Council for a proposed front fence to be constructed 1800 high from rendered masonry with metal framed gates and timber infill.


High degree of integrity (original intent clear, current use compatible, high long term sustainability).
High degree of authenticity with much original fabric remaining.
(These statements based on street survey only).


Condition assessed as fair to good (assessed from streetscape survey only).

Place Type

Individual Building or Group


Epoch General Specific
Present Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence

Architectural Styles

Federation Bungalow

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall TIMBER Weatherboard
Roof METAL Corrugated Iron

Historic Themes

General Specific

Creation Date

01 Dec 2003

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Last Update

24 Feb 2020


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