Heritage

House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 14 Marne Street, Dover Heights, NSW 2030
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
14 Marne StreetDover HeightsWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address
Macdonald StreetDover HeightsWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandAlternate Address

Statement of significance:

Intact 1950's house, displaying all the features typical of houses in this period. Incorporates a few stylistic elements which had all but disappeared, as domestic architecture moved more to "free form" designs. 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: 1945-1950
Physical description: Immaculate 1950's house in red texture brick. Large rounded bay with octagonal roof. Recessed porch with cantilevered concrete hood. Hood features canvas pattern scalloping. Complex plan arrangement with curved and rectangular corners. Terra cotta tiled roof. Sidelights to front door. Original style garden area. Original brick retaining wall with stone capping.
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 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 Study19891/6 - 0196Perumal 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: 2620208


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