Uralia, c.1902; Cnr Gordon & Uralia Tce, Northam, Western Australia

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1902 August Residence "Uralia" built for George Lionel Throssell on corner of Gordon and Uralia Terrace.

Architect was H.J. Prockter's Queen Anne Federation Style. Builders were Messrs. Deague and Skinner at Cost of about 3000 pounds.

Opened as Sisters of St John of God Hospital in 1948, closing in 1970.

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Comments (4)

lizab on December 18, 2012

Nice composition, i like it!

Stuart Smith on December 18, 2012

Thank you Lizab... this is a particularly outstanding building.

jockswa on December 31, 2012

A cool three thousand quid..I suppose a worker's wage was around 10 bob in those days. Your dream home Stuart.. Lk.

Stuart Smith on January 2, 2013

Sure is Jock - though I don't know I'd want to live in Northam. Move it to Freo and I'm sweet.

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    by Stuart Smith
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