Heritage

Semi-Detached Dwelling

Item details

Name of item: Semi-Detached Dwelling
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 3-5 Marroo Street, Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
3-5 Marroo StreetWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of Federation semi-detached. One of the few to survive in this area in reasonable condition.
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: Symmetrical, Federation style semi, c. 1900. Retains most original detailing. Minor alterations including security doors, fences and fly screens. Small gabled projections on each side with recessed porches between. Slate roof with terra cotta ridge capping. Gables in decorative roughcast. Good chimneys in roughcast and strapwork.
Current use: Semi-detached dwelling house
Former use: Semi-detached 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/landscape 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 Study199014/3 - 0197Perumal 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: 2620209


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