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St Michael's & All Angels Hall

Summary

St Michael and All Angels Church & Hall is a fine example of a late nineteenth century timber church of utilitarian, but innovative, design by Diocesan architect J.H. Buckeridge. It was designed for multiple uses; as a church, Sunday school and hall, and was a part of the Anglican Parish at New Farm for over 100 years.

Significance

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

    as a church constructed in the late nineteenth century during New Farm’s early development as a residential area.

  • e) It is important because of its aesthetic significance

    as an example of the innovative designs of architect J.H. Buckeridge when he was architect for the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane.

  • g) It has a strong or special association with the life or work of a particular community or cultural group for social, cultural or spiritual reasons

    as a central part of the St Michael’s and All Angels Parish for more than a century and with a strong connection to the Anglican community of New Farm.

  • h) It has a special association with the life or work of a particular person, group or organisation of importance in the City's or local area's history

    as a timber church designed by Diocesan Architect J.H. Buckeridge.

Place details
Friendship House
St Michael's & All Angels Church and Hall
At 20 Balfour Street , NEW FARM, 4005
Categories: Ritual - Worship
Culture - Public Venue
Event(s): Constructed in 1891
Period(s): Boom (1880-1892)
Fabric component(s): Walls - Timber - Combination
Roof - Corrugated iron
People involved: Architect - John Hingeston Buckeridge
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St Michael's & All Angels Hall


(Last updated - 14 Mar 2016)



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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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