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Residence 'Manola'

Summary

This residence was erected for stockbroker Alexander Corrie and was designed by his brother Leslie Corrie. The dwelling provides an existing example of the status and prestige of this locality in the early twentieth century.

Significance

  • a) It is important in demonstrating the evolution or pattern of the City's or local area's history

    as evidence of the continued development of this area of Bowen Hills as a desirable residential address amongst Brisbane's wealthy and professional classes during the early twentieth century.

  • e) It is important because of its aesthetic significance

    as an example of a Queensland post-Federation residence.

Place details
At 19 Jordan Terrace , BOWEN HILLS, 4006
Categories: Accommodation - House
Event(s): Constructed circa 1916
Period(s): World War I (1914-1918)
Fabric component(s): Walls - Timber
Roof - Corrugated iron
People involved: Architect - Leslie Gordon Corrie
Architect - Robert Riddel - 1980's renovation
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Residence 'Manola'


(Last updated - 01 Dec 2010)



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NOTE: The purpose of this report is to provide a general reference source of information about the main historical and descriptive features that contribute to the cultural significance of the heritage place. It is based on available evidence and may be re-assessed if further information becomes available. It is NOT an official report and does not in any way replace the official Heritage Register entry, which can be viewed in the City Plan. A qualified practitioner should undertake a thorough conservation study of the heritage place before any action is taken which may affect its significance as a heritage listed place. For further information please phone Council on 3403 8888.

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