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Residence

Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 96A Queen Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Parish: Great Marlow
County: Clarence
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley

Boundary:

The property boundary.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
96A Queen StreetGraftonClarence ValleyGreat MarlowClarencePrimary Address

Statement of significance:

This is a very attractive and well maintained Federation cottage with much filigree iron work and good use of lattice on the front verandah. It is both individually significant for its design and as one of a number of buildings whose age (federation), bulk and form, contribute to the Queens Street landscape.
Date significance updated: 09 Jun 08
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Description

Physical description: Federation weatherboard residence with a particularly attractive front verandah featuring cast iron brackets and decoration along the edge of the verandah board combined with lattice infilling between the turned posts. Bullnosed verandah and hipped iron roof. Corbelled chimney intact. Timber windows. Wrought iron gate probably original with weld fence (not original) partially concealed by a vigorous vine. Steps flanked by posts with render. No significant garden.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained
Date condition updated:01 Nov 05
Modifications and dates: Restored
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

History

Historical notes: No readily available history

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)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This is a very attractive and well maintained Federation cottage with much filigree iron work and good use of lattice on the front verandah. It is both individually significant for its design and as one of a number of buildings whose age (federation), bulk and form, contribute to the Queens Street landscape.
Integrity/Intactness: Largely intact
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 the exterior along with no 92,94,98 Queen Street.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
Within a conservation area on an LEP  10 Jun 11   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Grafton Community Heritage Study2004 J. Gardiner  Yes

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1640427


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