Heritage

Vebrah

Item details

Name of item: Vebrah
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 4 Gibson Street, Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
4 Gibson StreetWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Excellent Federation cottage with an unusual verandah and some fine detailing. Essentially intact. Forms a good pair with No. 8. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 30 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: Interesting Federation style with projecting verandah (of No. 27). Probably c. 1915. Complex, bellcast, terra cotta tiled roof. Junction with verandah creates some unusual detailing. Shingled gablet over verandah. Good tuckpointed face brick. Paired turned timber posts to verandah. Rendered piers of special note. Minor alterations include door, security bars and, possibly, fence. Almost identical style to No. 8. Main differences are in windows, valances and fences. Lattice to valance and fence could be replacement (of No. 8).
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 c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of architectural, aesthetic, group value and streetscape 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 study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study198925/6 - 0141Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620152


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