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House - Careel House

Item details

Name of item: House - Careel House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 105a Whale Beach Road, Whale Beach, NSW 2108
Local govt. area: Pittwater
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT31 DP747256
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
105a Whale Beach RoadWhale BeachPittwater  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

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Designer/Maker: A..S. Jolly
Physical description: Two storey residence of Interwar style. A simple stone composition, without stylism, harmonising with the rugged surrounding bushland. Built in rough faced sandstone,with timber windows and iron roof. Stone chimney, retaining walls and flagged courtyard.
Modifications and dates: 1931
Further information: Typical


Historical notes: Used as look out point during WWII (MVLS)

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria g)
This item is aesthetically representative
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  04 Feb 04   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
  B42Barrenjoey Peninsula & Pittwater Heritage Study  No
Barrenjoey Peninsula & Pittwater Heritage Study Vol.31989 Macdonald Mcphee P/L Craig Burton  No
Barrenjoey Peninsula & Pittwater Heritage Study Vol.31989 Macdonald Mcphee P/L Craig Burton  No

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
Written Geoff Searl1988Warringah History
WrittenJan Roberts1999Avalon Landscape & Harmony

Note: internet links may be to web pages, documents or images.

Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2270160

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