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Item details

Name of item: Cottage
Other name/s: Federation Queen Anne Cottage
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 9 Park Street, Camden, NSW 2570
Local govt. area: Camden
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOTB DP373833
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
9 Park StreetCamdenCamden  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

An excellent example of a Federation Queen Anne cottage in the Camden area, associated with a notable citizen of Camden.

High quality, tangible evidence of the settlement pattern & built character ofPark Street, which occurred as part of the early growth of Camden town.
Date significance updated: 20 Jun 03
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Physical description: Single storey face brick Federation Queen Anne cottage with a projecting front gable, gabled hip main roof, bullnose verandah & corrugated roofing. Massing & roof forms similar to Nos 1a & 3 Park Street. Front gable features ornate timber barge boards,stucco rendered gable with brick detail, and decorative window hood on gable window. The walled verandah features simple curvilinear ornamentation with timber posts above the brick wall & arched timber valances.The front boundary has low brick walls & columns with delicate wrought iron panels replicated in the entry gate.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Thecottage and grounds appear generally in good condition.
Date condition updated:04 Jun 03
Modifications and dates: There is a weatherboard clad extension to the rear. There is a new brick path & timber framed garage.
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence


Historical notes: Former residence of prominent local builder and bricklayer John Peat. John Peat had resided in many homes in Camden, most of which he built, lived in for awhile and then sold on.

Assessment of significance

Integrity/Intactness: The cottage is retains a reasonable level of integrity.
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.

Recommended management:

Conserve & maintain significant fabric, site features and street presence.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanCamden LEP 2010I7603 Sep 10   
Heritage study     

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1280174

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