43 Alexandra Street
STANOMA

43 Alexandra Street

Land purchased by Matilda, wife of Charles A. Johnston, salesman of Hunters Hill in 1916. 1920 Rate Book lists house valued at £1000. Two-storey early 20th century Federation Arts & Crafts style brick residence with slate tiled hipped roof with terracotta ridging. External walls are tuckpointed face brick and the upper storey is roughcast rendered. Projecting two-storey bay window. Tall roughcast rendered chimneys. This house is one of a number of early 20th century houses in Alexandra Street which collectively demonstrate a key chronological phase (1900-1916) in the residential growth of the municipality and in the development of Alexandra Street as a desirable address for professional and merchant families.