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Badminton Road to Culdees Road Residential Precinct

Item details

Name of item: Badminton Road to Culdees Road Residential Precinct
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 1-53 & 2-62 Badminton Road, Croydon, NSW 2132
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Burwood
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1-53 & 2-62 Badminton RoadCroydonBurwoodConcordCumberlandPrimary Address
1-33 & 2-44 Claremont RoadEnfieldBurwoodConcordCumberlandDuplicate Address
1-23 & 2-28 Kelso StreetEnfieldBurwoodConcordCumberlandDuplicate Address
1-35 & 2-22 Culdees RoadEnfieldBurwoodConcordCumberlandDuplicate Address
50-68 & 80-90 Liverpool RoadCroydon/BurwoodBurwoodConcordCumberlandDuplicate Address
50-64 & 53 Arthur StreetCroydonBurwoodConcordCumberlandDuplicate Address

Statement of significance:

This Precinct is of local significance for its retention of a wide range of well designed houses set within mature gardens.
Date significance updated: 13 Dec 01
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Construction years: 1874-1950
Physical description: Badminton Road- A gently undulating street that reveals the subdivision pattern. Ooma and 23 and 29 are Victorian villas with Edwardian subdivision occuring between them. Numbers 9,11,31,33 and 35 are Federation houses. Numbers 32,34,36,46-58 and 47-53 are examples of Inter-war housing. Number 12 is a 1950's development.
Kelso Street- Predominantly low scale. Modern road works have altered the character of the streetscape. Two palms are still existing. Federation housing is represented by numbers 9,13,16,19 and 21. Inter-war housing is represented by numbers 4,6,7,11,18,24,26 and 28.


Historical notes: This precinct situated in what was formerly the Enfield Municipality, includes housing from Victorian villas through to the 1950's.

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. Garden Suburbs-


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanBadminton Rd to Culdees Rd Conservation Area001921 Jul 89 844570
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Burwood Heritage study19863.31Fox & Associates Architects/Planners Sydney  No

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1250268

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