Yarra Park State School No.1406 - 1055 Punt Road. EAST MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
Walking Melbourne

Yarra Park State School No.1406: 1055 Punt Road, EAST MELBOURNE

Yarra Park State School No.1406
Image ©
Warning: date() [function.date]: It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and you are still getting this warning, you most likely misspelled the timezone identifier. We selected 'Australia/Melbourne' for 'AEST/10.0/no DST' instead in /home/walkingm/public_html/building_profile.php on line 183
2016 Walking Melbourne

Click for full size

Building Profile

Name : Yarra Park State School No.1406

Location

Address: 1055 Punt Road
City: EAST MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3002


Construction Details

Built: 1874 - 1877
Original use: Education
Current use: Residential (Apartments)

number of floors : 2

Built in the Victorian period in the Neo-Gothic style

Notable features

Tudor styled building in polychrome brick with restrained ornament.

History

One of 13 competition prize winning designs by private architects at the commencement of government school building, under the new Education Act of 1872.  Built by James Gillon, the west wing was opened in 1874 and the east wing was added in 1877.

Architect: Charles Webb




Yarra Park State School No.1406 is classified by:

Did you find what you were looking for ?
Discuss Yarra Park State School No.1406 in the Walking Melbourne Forum



Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Index
Web Hosting by RipeFruit