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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 1-3 Ashton Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1-3 Ashton StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address
Birrell StreetBondi JunctionWaverley  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

Unusual, asymmetrical, Federation semi-detached, essentially unaltered. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 04 Oct 99
Note: There are incomplete details for a number of items listed in NSW. The Heritage Division intends to develop or upgrade statements of significance and other information for these items as resources become available.


Construction years: 1890-1915
Physical description: Unusual, asymmetrical, Federation style c. 1910. Minor alterations to glazing but otherwise little altered. Original slate roof. Complex form with gables on both street frontages. No. 3 has much the larger frontage to Ashton Street, with decorative roughcast gable above verandah. Simple verandah posts and brackets. Stone piers, foundation and palisade fence. Full height double hung windows of special note. Original door to No. 3.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Dwelling houses
Former use: Dwelling houses


Historical notes: N/A

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Accommodation-Activities associated with the provision of accommodation, and particular types of accommodation – does not include architectural styles – use the theme of Creative Endeavour for such activities. (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Unusual, asymmetrical, Federation semi-detached, essentially unaltered. Local significance.
Integrity/Intactness: Substantially intact.
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 40/1 - 001506 Dec 96   
Heritage studyWaverley Heritage Study1990   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Database number: 2620016

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