Heritage

Terraces

Item details

Name of item: Terraces
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 10-12 Paul Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
10-12 Paul StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Intact example of a Late Victorian terraced pair. One of the better surviving examples in this area. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 06 Nov 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 Late Victorian, terraced pair. Some detail lost but little altered overall. High balustraded parapet. Limited mouldings to openings downstairs. Decorative tiling of special note. Original lacework balustrade. Some lacework missing, to No. 12 at least. Good french doors upstairs. Original palisade fencing, with stone posts.
Current use: Dwelling house
Former use: Dwelling house

History

Historical notes: Houses first appear in Sands Directory in 1890. They were known as "Chester" and "Abercorn" until the 1920's.

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 Study199031/6 - 0230Perumal 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: 2620245


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