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Cabramatta Civic Hall

Item details

Name of item: Cabramatta Civic Hall
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Government and Administration
Category: Other - Government & Administration
Primary address: 165 Railway Parade, Canley Vale, NSW 2166
Local govt. area: Fairfield
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
165 Railway ParadeCanley ValeFairfield  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of an early Post-war textured brick building. Little altered. Social and historical significance for its continuing community use. Local significance
Date significance updated: 07 Jan 10
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Construction years: 1942-1955
Physical description: Description: Polychrome textured brick building, two storeys, built close to street alignment. Built in two sections. Older section (1942) has curved wall to corner, above main entry. Corner parapet in banded brick. Boxed roof eaves project over Railway Parade fa├žade. Regularly spaced double-hung windows. Wall rendered between heads of ground floor windows and sills of first floor windows. Planter box to street margin. New section (1955) contains hall. Textured brick walls. Terracotta tile gable roof with boxed eaves. Large timber frame glazed openings with cantilever fin reveals and flat concrete hoods. Both buildings have foundation stones.
Further information: Physical Characteristics:
Architectural Style Post -War Moderne (PM)
Materials: Exterior Polychrome Brick (BQ) Terracotta Tile (TF)


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan 2106 Oct 95 1227148

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Fairfield City Heritage Study1993 Perumal Murphy Wu Pty Ltd  Yes

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1570098

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