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Garnet Street Houses

Item details

Name of item: Garnet Street Houses
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 24 & 30 Garnet Street, Hurlstone Park, NSW 2193
Parish: Petersham
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canterbury


24 Garnet Street is situated on Lot C DP 324033; 30 Garnet Street is situated on Lot 8 DP 3515.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
24 & 30 Garnet StreetHurlstone ParkCanterburyPetershamCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Two intact Federation houses which contribute significantly to the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 23 Sep 02
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Construction years: 1900-1900
Physical description: Double-fronted brick and rendered masonry houses with slate roofs and patterned slate (No.30) or terracotta ridge capping (No.24). Verandah posts, brackets, valences, doors, windows and chimneys intact.


Historical notes: Built in the 1900s on part of the Canterbury Park Estate which was subdivided in 1875 and 1900 respectively.

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)-

Recommended management:

Continue ongoing regular maintenance.


Management CategoryDescriptionDate Updated
Recommended ManagementNo Action, follow existing management contols04 Mar 05


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanCanterbury LEP 2012 01 Jan 13   
Local Environmental Plan 13818 Nov 94   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Canterbury Heritage Study198814.3Terry Kass & Meredith Walker  No
Canterbury Heritage Study Review2006 City Plan Heritage  Yes

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1300022

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