Heritage

Stretton

Item details

Name of item: Stretton
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 402 Bronte Road, Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
402 Bronte RoadWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Unusual 1920's design with some fine detailing. Hardly altered. 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: 1915-1945
Physical description: Interesting, 1920's style. Basic L-shaped plan, with wide gable and small porch beside. Gable is asymmetrical, with full extension across the whole front. Merges with gablet to porch on one side. Slate roof with shingled gable areas. Tuckpointed brick. Canted bay below gable. Roughcast brick chimney. Good timber decoration to verandah. Original style fence. Few alterations apparent.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic.
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]
Unusual 1920's design with some fine detailing. Hardly altered. 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 Study1989   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1989 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: 2620085


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