What is significant?
The Edwardian weatherboard house, constructed by 1914 for Samuel or Arthur Paddle, at 67 Major Road, Fawkner. The form, original external detailing and materials and siting of the house contribute to its significance.
Non-original alterations or additions to the house, outbuildings, and the front and side fences are not significant.
How is it significant?
The house at 67 Major Road, Fawkner is of local historic significance to Moreland City.
Why is it significant?
Historically, as the only pre-World War One house in Fawkner it is significant as rare tangible evidence of the limited development that occurred in the rural areas of Fawkner during the early twentieth century. (Criteria A & B)