Heritage

Santa Barbara

Item details

Name of item: Santa Barbara
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Flat
Primary address: 11 Edward Street, Bondi Beach, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
11 Edward StreetBondi BeachWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of an Inter-War Spanish Mission style flat building. Typical of this area and part of a good group (see separate form). Local significance.
Date significance updated: 24 Oct 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: 1915-1945
Physical description: Three storey walk-up residential flat building in Spanish Mission Style. Rendered façade in seashell pattern, with stone blockwork to basement/garage level. Building designed to maximise siting on an acute angled corner block. Characteristic cordova capped piers on fence, with coat of arms emblem on each pier. Formal porticoed entrance feature.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Historical; social; architectural; aesthetic; group value; streetscape.
Current use: Residential flat building
Former use: Residential flat building

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]
Good example of an Inter-War Spanish Mission style flat building. Typical of this area and part of a good group (see separate form). Local 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 studyWaverley Heritage Study1993   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1991 Perumal 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: 2990004


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