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Hopetoun Street Group

Item details

Name of item: Hopetoun Street Group
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 19, 23, 25 & 27 Hopetoun Street, Hurlstone Park, NSW 2193
Parish: Petersham
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canterbury


19 and 23 Hopetoun Street are situated on Lots 19 and 17 respectively of Section 3 DP 3849; 25 Hopetoun Street is situated on Lot 1 DP 902136, 27 Hopetoun Street is situated on Lot 1 DP 902137.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
19, 23, 25 & 27 Hopetoun StreetHurlstone ParkCanterburyPetershamCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

An intact group of houses built shortly after the coming of the railway.
Date significance updated: 23 Sep 02
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Construction years: 1901-1901
Physical description: Group of brick Federation houses showing a variety of styles, but great similarity in form and materials. Slate or terracotta hipped and gabled roofs and bow verandahs at front to all houses except No.25 with porch are their common features. Most retain original detail.


Historical notes: Built in the early 1900s after area subdivided in 1901 as Jeffrey's Estate No.1.

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 Study198821.1Terry 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: 1300024

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