Heritage

Bronte View

Item details

Name of item: Bronte View
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 36 St Thomas Street, Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
36 St Thomas StreetWaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Fine example of a freestanding, Late Victorian terrace design. Built to take advantage of the commanding ocean views, as its name proudly proclaims. One of the area's first houses and one of the best preserved. 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: Freestanding Victorian terrace, c. 1890. Little altered but needs some maintenance. Good stucco mouldings, especially to outstanding parapet. Lacework balcony balustrade and matching fence. Bullnosed balcony roof. French doors upstairs. Original door and double hung windows downstairs.
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 a)
[Historical significance]
This item is of historical significance.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of architectural, aesthetic and streetscape significance.
SHR Criteria d)
[Social significance]
This item is of social 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 Study199012/3 - 0256Perumal 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: 2620270


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