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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 164-166 Denison Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
164-166 Denison StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Very good example of a Federation/Edwardian terraced pair. Queen Anne influence evident. Essentially unaltered. 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: Good early twentieth century terraced pair. Two storeys. Little altered. Face bvrick with timber double vcewrandah. Original slate roof with central, shingled gablet above entries. Wing wall divides verandah. Good timber decoration, including balustrading, brackets and valences. Excellent windows and doors. White painted frames with coloured panes. French doors to first floor balconies. Sympathetic modern picket fence. Brick and roughcast chimneys. Large tree in small front garden.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
Current use: Terrace houses
Former use: Terrace houses

History

Historical notes: First appears in Sands Directory in 1916. Possibly built earlier.

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]
Very good example of a Federation/Edwardian terraced pair. Queen Anne influence evident. Essentially unaltered. 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: 2620133


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