Heritage

Charles Terrace

Item details

Name of item: Charles Terrace
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 43-55 Denison Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
43-55 Denison StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good local example of a Late Victorian terrace. An important streetscape row despite alterations, and capable of reconstruction. 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: 1890-1890
Physical description: Late Victorian terrace. Generally good despite balcony enclosures and numerous minor alterations. No. 49 more substantially altered. Whole row appears capable of reconstruction. Good parapet with moulded cornices and stucco and wrought iron decoration. Now partly damaged.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Historical; social; architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Terrace houses
Former use: Terrace houses

History

Historical notes: First appears in Sands Directory in 1886, known as "Charles Terrace".

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 local example of a Late Victorian terrace. An important streetscape row despite alterations, and capable of reconstruction. Local significance.
Integrity/Intactness: Altered unsympathetically; reversible.
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: 2620129


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