185 Wallace St ~ Australian Joint Stock Bank ~ Circa 1855
- 3 Beds
- 1 Bath
Built c1855 as the Australian Joint Stock Bank, the first bank in the goldrush days in Braidwood. Later (1890s) turned into offices for the newly established Braidwood Municipal Council and two small rooms were converted into one large one for Council meetings. Even after the Municipal Council merged with Tallaganda Shire Council (1930s) this building contained as Council offices. Both commercial and residential uses since then. Georgian design, cedar and hand made glass windows, cedar joinery and hand adzed floorboards. Granite foundations, brick walls, corrugated iron roof. One storey with cellar, attic conversion possible. Kitchen and bathroom. Very large living area, two small bedrooms. Separate two room detached brick studio, situated on a 1012m3 block
One of the buildings shown on the Ardill 1859 map of Braidwood. Dual zoning, building can be used for either commercial or residential.
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