Musbury Terrace: 15-25 Ruth Street. Perth, Western Australia

Musbury Terrace is a row of six terraced houses and one of Perth’s few single storey rows. Built in 18971, each house consisted five rooms, kitchen bath and pantry.2 Architecturally the cottages are minimalist, with a horizontal parapet decorated only by urns atop each party wall and vermiculation, bullnose verandahs and iron lace consisting of a shallow fringe and brackets.

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Musbury terrace viewed from the north side of Ruth Street


References

  1. Western Australia Heritage Council record 08742
  2. The West Australian Advertising Saturday 31 March 1906. pg. 16

One Response to “Musbury Terrace: 15-25 Ruth Street. Perth, Western Australia”

  • Grant Bussell:

    I wonder if this style of house is a solution to sprawl and housing affordability?

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