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Globe Hotel

Item details

Name of item: Globe Hotel
Primary address: 149 Main Street, West Wyalong, NSW 2671
Parish: Wyalong
County: Gipps
Local govt. area: Bland
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
149 Main StreetWest WyalongBlandWyalongGippsPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Significant face brick facade and ceramic tiled frontage at ground floor.Internal layout unknown and may have significance.
Date significance updated: 19 Jan 05
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Physical description: Substantial two storey masonry hotel with ground floor bar and entry. Ceramic tiles, altered windows, suspended awning, first floor doors and widows and decorated parapet including face brick, urns, moulding and sympathetic colour scheme
Further information: Maintain good colour scheme, relocate first floor airconditioner, replace umsympathetic painted signs.


Historical notes: New brick building opened 17 September 1908, after original Globe Hotel that had been opened in 1894 by Mrs Phillips was burnt down. In 1912 Mr. Thom, the owner permitted alterations to the stables. The hotel is still trading in 2004 Mrs. Teena Martin holds the license. Mrs Phillips built and opened the Globe Hotel on the present site in 1894, holding the license in 1895. At 8pm on 31 December 1907 the hotel and store were destroyed by fire. A new hotel was built in 1908 with 48 rooms of which 27 were bedrooms. Water and gas were installed. By 1912 James Thom the owner extended the stables with the work being completed by john Cullen. Mr. E J Massey was the Manager of the Hotel

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
The 1998 Main Street Study identified the building as making a critical contriubution to the streetscape.
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan I3009 Dec 11   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
National Trust Country Register  National Trust of Australia (NSW)  No

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
WrittenNational Trust of Australia (NSW)0National Trust of Australia (NSW)

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1150144

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