Adelaide Zoo - Main Gates, Piers and Walling

Adelaide Zoo - Main Gates, Piers and Walling

Made of red brick, the main gates were the principal entrance to the zoo until the recent modernised entrance off of Plane Tree Drive.

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They reflect a distinctive decorative masonry pattern typical of Victorian architecture.


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Images of Adelaide Zoo - Main Gates, Piers and Walling

 
Architects
Builders
Building materials
Brick
Architectural styles
2 Victorian Period (c. 1840–c. 1890)
Construction
1882 -
Architecture and design features
Engineering features
 
Precinct
Riverbank
Council Ward
Central
Alternative Addresses
Geo-coordinates
Town Acre
Planning Zone or Policy Area
Original owners
Royal Zoological Society of South Australia
Original occupant
Later occupant/s
Purposes and use
Recreational
AS2482 classification
30130 - Fence/Wall
Public Access
Exterior only
 
NTSA ID
3775
State Heritage ID
13648
ACC Reference No.
DPTI Heritage No.
1563
RNE ID
1563
Certificate of Title No.
CR 6043/263 H105100 S590
NTSA file exists
Yes
Heritage Status
State Heritage listed
State heritage listing
State Heritage listed
Date of State heritage listing
Local heritage listing
Date of Local heritage listing
NTSA listing
NTSA registered
Date of NTSA listing
1985/02/26
Section 23 (4) crtiteria
Risk status
 
Historic Themes
6.2 Recreation and Entertainment
6.2.7 Enjoying the natural environment
 
Australian Curriculum references
Year 5: The Australian Colonies
ACHHK097

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