ASHFIELD

Victoria Street

Main Period: Victorian – Federation -

Interwar

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Tree lined Victoria Street

Leadlight apparent at No’s 4, 6, 64, 68, 78, 102, 114, 132, 136, 139, 140, 153, 155, 159, 173, 175, 177, 185, 189, 195, 197, 207, 209, 233, 235 & 277

There are now high rise units, the police station and Fire Station, Yeo Park & Amman Park, Trinity Grammar School and little Yeo Park Primary School and Yeo Park, huge mansions, classic Federation houses and Californian bungalows, the old Masonic Hospital, the huge Cardinal Freeman retirement complex including the wonderful Glentwood, Interwar flats and units from the 1960’s, 70’s, & 80’s. There are cottages and huge heritage listed mansions. In its two kilometre length, Victoria Street provides a unique heritage experience and examples of leadlight from the early 1880’s through to the post war period.

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175 Victoria Street

153 Victoria Street

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Glentworth

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141 Victoria Street

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Interwar Flats

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Classic Federation Corner House

The Harland Estate 1882

Victoria Street, Norton Street & Crane Street, 1882

1884 Murrell's Estate Victoria Street, C

1884 Murrel's Estate

Victoria Street 1902

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A Pamphlet for Victoria Street, Norton Street & Prospect Road, 1882.

The Plynlimmon Estate 1883.

The Plynlimmon Estate 1884.

1884 Murrel's Estate

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The Hurlstone Estate 1893.

The Mount Joy Estate 1904

The Woolford Estate 1905.

Trinity Grammar School Estate 1928.

Victoria Street

No 4 is a Californian bungalow (c.1924) with leadlight in the French doors, sidelights, tops and a fanlight on the verandah. It is difficult to see in the shadow but it looks intact. The house appears to be the same design as No 6 but the leadlight is different..

6 Victoria Street French Doors, Sides an

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