Heritage

House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 20 Flood Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
20 Flood StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Local example of the Victorian Gothic style. A large house, suggesting original owners were people of substance. Retains a generous curtilage. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 30 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: 1890-1890
Physical description: Large, two storey house in Victorian Gothic style. L-shaped plan with steep pitched gabled roof. Appears original but hard to see behind planting and high front fence. Concave verandah roof. Second storey, "Juliet" balcony above bay to front projection. Original slate roof. Fretted, diamond pattern barge boards to gable, with finial.
Current use: Dwelling house
Former use: Dwelling house

History

Historical notes: First appears in Sands Directory in 1884, possibly built earlier.

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 historical significance.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of architectural and aesthetic 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   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study198920/7 - 0136Perumal 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: 2990011


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