Heritage

Semi-Detached Dwelling

Item details

Name of item: Semi-Detached Dwelling
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Other - Residential Buildings (private)
Primary address: 60-62 Watson Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
60-62 Watson StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a late nineteenth century, symmetrical semi-detached. Transitional styling with both Victorian and Federation features.
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: Good, 1890's transitional style semi. Hipped roof in Marseilles tiles. Wing walls to bullnosed verandah. Fine lacework to verandah frieze. Tuckpointed brick with limited stucco work, including excellent chimneys. Let down only by fences and minor alterations, including security bars and new windows to No. 62. No major alterations however.
Current use: Semi-detached dwelling
Former use: Semi-detached dwelling

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 and aesthetic 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 Study198924/4 - 0285Perumal 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: 2620299


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