Heritage

Semi-Detached Dwellings

Item details

Name of item: Semi-Detached Dwellings
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Other - Residential Buildings (private)
Primary address: 2-12 Tasman Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
2-12 Tasman StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Outstanding row of three, early twentieth century semi-detached. Unusual to find such an intact row in this area. The buildings also have special interest for their detailing. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 08 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: Essentially unaltered row of three semi-detached, c. 1915. Slate roof with terra cotta ridge capping. Main roof pitched with gablet over entries. Skillion corrugated iron roof on either side for remainder of verandahs. All retain original turned timber posts and spindle valences. Tessellated verandah tiles. Casement windows in unusual sets of four, with small coloured panes. Good chimneys with unusual pots. Tuckpointed face brick. Let down only by fences and minor alterations.
Current use: Semi-detached dwellings
Former use: Semi-detached dwellings

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, group value 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 Study198946/5 - 0265Perumal 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: 2620279


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