Heritage

Euston

Item details

Name of item: Euston
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 50 Woodstock Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
50 Woodstock StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Outstanding example of the Federation style, virtually intact. Many unusual features, excellently detailed. 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: Good narrow fronted Federation style. Asymmetrical design. Unusual large high gable above bay window. Recessed entry to one side. Verandah below gable returns to recess. All terra cotta tiled roof. Outstanding decoration includes brickwork and pebbledash to gable and timber work to verandah. Turned timber posts with unusual arched spindle valence. Tuckpointed face brick with rendered bands. Door replaced. Otherwise little altered. Original brick fence.
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 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 Study199049/3 - 0304Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620318


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