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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 63-65 Curlewis Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
63-65 Curlewis StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Well preserved pair of interesting, 1940's flat buildings. Part of a good group of five (with Nos. 67-71). Amongst the few older style buildings in the beach area to survive in reasonable condition. 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: Two 1940's style flat buildings of similar design. Part of a group of five (together with Nos. 67-71). International and Art Deco influences. All in textured brick. Rounded balconies on round brick columns. Glass bricks used on feature windows. Hardly altered and immaculately maintained.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Historical; cultural; architectural; aesthetic; group value; streetscape.
Current use: Residential flat buildings
Former use: Residential flat buildings

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]
Well preserved pair of interesting, 1940's flat buildings. Part of a good group of five (with Nos. 67-71). Amongst the few older style buildings in the beach area to survive in reasonable condition. 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

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620124


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