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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 166-170 Bronte Road, Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
166-170 Bronte RoadWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address
Church StreetWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandAlternate Address

Statement of significance:

Good row of attached, transitional style, Victorian/Federation cottages. Some of the best examples in the area to survive essentially intact. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 24 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: Row of three attached Federation style cottages, with some Victorian detailing. Probably 1890's. Many minor alterations but integrity is good overall. Face brick with slate roof. Small bullnosed balconies and porches between octagonal bays. Lacework fringes and balustrades. Good moulded chimneys. Original palisade fencing strengthens unity.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Dwelling houses
Former use: Dwelling houses

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]
Good row of attached, transitional style, Victorian/Federation cottages. Some of the best examples in the area to survive essentially intact. 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

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620080


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