Heritage

Gaerloch Reserve

Item details

Name of item: Gaerloch Reserve
Type of item: Landscape
Group/Collection: Parks, Gardens and Trees
Category: Reserve
Primary address: , Tamarama, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
 TamaramaWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Naturall rocky coastline and pathway of local significance.
Date significance updated: 07 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: 1890-1890
Physical description: Natural sandstone rock shelving and headland. Vegetation dominated by exotic species (weed?) mirror bush. Indigenous native plants virtually non existent. Stone edged concrete headland walkway exists as part of Bondi-Tamarama pathway from c.1930.
Current use: Reserve
Former use: Reserve

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
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 Study1990L10/2009Perumal 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: 2620392


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