Lower Homebush State School, Avoca Dunolly Rd, Lower Homebush via Avoca, VIC, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 37° 01.785 E 143° 31.630
54H E 724789 N 5898840
Quick Description: A former primary school
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 3/16/2021 2:59:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM13Z0H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua
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Long Description:
Built as Primary School No 2258 in 1886 for 200 pupils it is the only one of this standard plan and size to have survived without major alterations and additions.Although the infants' room at the rear has been demolished, the jerkinhead roofs, the multi-coloured brick walls, the original windows and all the roof and gable finials are intact.
The school was designed to accommodate 200 students, but by 1903 it had fallen to forty , the school closed in 1967.
List: Register of the National Estate

Place ID: 17374

Place File No: 2/03/161/0013

URL database reference: [Web Link]

Status:

Registered


Year built: 1886

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