Heritage

Street Trees

Item details

Name of item: Street Trees
Type of item: Landscape
Group/Collection: Parks, Gardens and Trees
Category: Other - Parks, Gardens & Trees
Primary address: Francis Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Francis StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Unusual species of trees for street planting, dating from c.1970 and now reaching maturity. Streetscape value. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 05 Feb 00
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: 1941-1991
Physical description: Uncommon species selection for street planting. Casuarina equisetifolia or Drooping Sheoaks on north side (towards Wellington Street). Reaching to about 9m high, from c. 1970. Melaleuca and Brush Box on south side, not uncommon.
Current use: Trees
Former use: Trees

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item is of cultural and streetscape/landscape significance
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of aesthetic significance
SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
This item is of rarity value significance
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 Study1991L63/2053Perumal 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: 2620339


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