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Former house

Item details

Name of item: Former house
Type of item: Conservation Area
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Location: Lat: 0 Long: 0
Primary address: 2 Oak Street, Bellingen, NSW 2454
Local govt. area: Bellingen
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
2 Oak StreetBellingenBellingen  Primary Address


Physical description: Late Federation style cottage. Weatherboard with red painted iron roof. Narrow fronted with verandah along the side rather than the front. All gabled roof with second gable set behind front projection. Hipped skillion verandah with simple posts and fibro balustrading. Casement windows to projection with sash windows at sides. All shaded by verandah or individual metal window hoods. Original timber and wire mesh fence. Paling fence to laneway at side. Probably c1920.
Modifications and dates: Exterior is essentially intact and in sound condition.
Further information: Site visit 2009: fibro balustrade removed; original gate intact; fence removed and replaced; cool room attached at rear; toilet block (small shed-like construction) facing rear lane, sympathetic; windows, doors and window shades intact; verandah intact; new roofing and guttering.
Current use: Residential
Former use: Residential

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Technology-Activities and processes associated with the knowledge or use of mechanical arts and applied sciences (none)-
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)-


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanBLEP 2010I6806 Aug 10   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Bellingen Heritage Study1991BG0184Perumal Murphy Wu Pty Ltd  No

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1110184

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