Heritage

House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 28 Imperial Avenue, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
28 Imperial AvenueBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Outstanding example of a variation on the standard Federation house form. Essentially intact with some fine detailing. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 31 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, Federation style, c. 1910. Appears little altered. Complex, asymmetrical, slate roof. Variation on the standard L-shaped plan. Has a small hip over unusual projection to verandah. Shingled gable with slate hood to large bay below. Verandah supported by solid, paired posts, on stone piers. Slatted timber balustrading. Simple brackets springing from astrigals. Tall strapwork chimneys of special note. Original stone fence. One window altered.
Current use: Dwelling house
Former use: Dwelling house

History

Historical notes: First appears in Sands Directory in 1912. Occupied by George Lister and known as "Hazel Glen".

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 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 Study198922/6 - 0163Perumal 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: 2620176


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