87 Crown Street, Wollongong facts for kids
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87 Crown St in 2009 with a previous tenant
|Location||87 Crown Street, Wollongong, City of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia|
|Official name: Shop|
|Type||state heritage (built)|
|Designated||2 April 1999|
|Category||Retail and Wholesale|
It was built c. 1870s-1880s and has been in continuous use as retail premises since that time. It was used as W. McInnes' tailor shop c. 1900 and housed Coad's secondhand jewellery store from c. 1940-1960.
In 2018, it houses cafe Lee and Me.
It is close by a number of other historic or landmark buildings, including the Wollongong Town Hall and the Old Wollongong East Post Office.
It is a terrace shop with a decorative facade and verandah. It has been described as "one of Wollongong's last remaining commercial structures of the nineteenth century".
87 Crown St was listed on the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.
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