Heritage

Street Trees

Item details

Name of item: Street Trees
Type of item: Landscape
Group/Collection: Parks, Gardens and Trees
Category: Tree groups - street
Primary address: Bondi Road (from Paul and Food Streets), Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Bondi Road (from Paul and Food Streets)BondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Poplar trees making a positive streetscape contribution. Sited on an important arterial road opposite Waverley Park and Waverley Council Chambers. 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: Row of Lombardy poplars to 17m high. Planted c. 1960, on north side of road only. In front of row of Victorian two storied terrace houses. Trees are a notable streetscape element, on the crown of the hill. Located prominently on an arterial road, opposite Waverley Park and Waverley Council Chambers.
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 c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of streetscape/landscape 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 Study1991L38/2034Perumal 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: 2620364


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