What is significant?
This timber framed gabled glass house is at the rear of an Edwardian-era Federation Bungalow: this type of structure is rare and reminiscent of the use of this part of the Yarra Banks for orcharding.
How is it significant? The building is historically significant (National Estate Register Criteria A4) to Alphington.
Why is it significant? The building is significant:
- as a rare building type, being an early green house in the metropolitan area; and
- for its good representation of a key period in Alphington's history.