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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 24 Bondi Road, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
24 Bondi RoadBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address
Waverley CrescentBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandAlternate Address

Statement of significance:

Very good example of the Federation style, of special interest for its corner tower. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 23 Oct 99
Note: There are incomplete details for a number of items listed in NSW. The Heritage Branch intends to develop or upgrade statements of significance and other information for these items as resources become available.

Description

Construction years: 1890-1915
Physical description: Good Federation house. Complex slate roof. Distinguishing feature is corner tower. This creates some interesting detailing where it intersects with the gabled projection. Bay window to tower with small window beside. Face brick with some excellent mouldings and pebbledash decoration. Good verandah with turned timber posts. Let down by minor alterations, including quarry tiling and security grille and door. Slate roof also needs attention. Tall chimneys now painted.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Dwelling house
Former use: Dwelling house

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]
Very good example of the Federation style, of special interest for its corner tower. 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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  06 Dec 96   
Heritage studyWaverley Heritage Study1990   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620050


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