Heritage

Entry Pergola

Item details

Name of item: Entry Pergola
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Bungalow
Primary address: 1 O'Brien Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1 O'Brien StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Rare local example of a pergola. Unusual Inter-War period example of robust design. 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: 1915-1945
Physical description: Pergola with heavy masonry piers and splay cut timber. Located at entrance to apartments of same period, c. 1925-30. Face brick to plinth walls, roughcast render above. Traditional Lantana camara in flower box. Appears to be in very good condition.
Current use: Pergola
Former use: Pergola

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 cultural significance.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of architectural and streetscape/landscape significance
SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
This item is of rarity value 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 Study1991L61/2051Perumal 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: 2620341


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