Heritage

Glen Mervyn

Item details

Name of item: Glen Mervyn
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 100 Denison Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
100 Denison StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Outstanding transitional free-standing terrace type. Incorporates both Federation (face brick and decorative timberwork) and Victorian (stucco and lacework) features. Detailing to parapet, openings and verandahs is outstanding. The whole survives 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: Wide fronted freestanding terrace. Transitional (Victorian/Federation) style, c. 1895. Face brick with decorative mouldings. High stucco parapet, with urns. Excellent iron lacework to balcony balustrade, verandah valance and brackets. Decorative timber arch to balcony. Main door has sidelights and toplights. Paired double hung windows to one side with tinted upper panes. Symmetrical arrangement of openings to balcony. Iron palisade fence. The whole survives virtually unaltered. In good condition.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Historical; architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Terrace house
Former use: Terrace 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]
Outstanding transitional free-standing terrace type. Incorporates both Federation (face brick and decorative timberwork) and Victorian (stucco and lacework) features. Detailing to parapet, openings and verandahs is outstanding. The whole survives 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 Study    

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620132


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