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Cottage

Item details

Name of item: Cottage
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 32 Federation Street, South Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
32 Federation StreetSouth GraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

This weatherboard cottage c1900, with its original short sheet iron roof and bull-nosed verandah, is one of several cottages which contribute to the historic fabric of Federation Street.
Date significance updated: 11 May 08
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Description

Physical description: A single storey weatherboard house with original hipped short sheet iron roof and bull-nosed verandah to the front and side. The side verandah is enclosed. A central front door opens onto the verandah. Windows may not be original. Plain posts support the verandah with crossed timber beans below the verandah rail. These are not likely to be original. Cottage garden. No fence.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Maintained.
Date condition updated:06 Jun 07
Modifications and dates: Enclosure of the side verandahs.
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 weatherboard cottage is one of several cottages which contribute to the historic fabric of Federation Street.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
It is representative of its type.
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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
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: 1640653


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