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Edwardian House

Item details

Name of item: Edwardian House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 121 Cobra Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830
Local govt. area: Dubbo
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
121 Cobra StreetDubboDubbo  Primary Address


Physical description: Late Edwardian style house. Red brick with painted corrugated iron roof. Hipped roof combination with gablet. Separate verandah roof at lesser pitch. Supported by bracketed timber posts on brick piers with timber balustrade (partly damaged). Of special interest is arched porch with leadlight "oeil de boeuf", opening onto verandah rather than front steps. Main door (inside pathway) has fanlights and sidelights. Narrow vertical double hung windows. Two front windows have asbestos tiled hoods. Three chimneys in brick and roughcast with clay pots. Exposed rafters on all eaves. Now used by Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. Building of special architectural interest in important streetscape location. Needs some repairs but essentially intact.
Date condition updated:08 Dec 99
Further information: Positive street contribution.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan121 Cobra Street, Dubbo. 17 Mar 00  178
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Dubbo Heritage Study1986 Perumal, Wrathall & Murphy P/L  Yes

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Database number: 1520337

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