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Residence

Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 66 Queen Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley

Boundary:

The property boundary.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
66 Queen StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

This quality Federation dwelling is historically significant showing development in Grafton c1900. While renovated and partially hidden from view by a tall colourbond fence it has retained original elements and contributes to the streetscape. It is representative of its type and can be compared with 180 -182 Pound Street.
Date significance updated: 09 Jun 08
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Description

Physical description: Located on the corner of Queen Street this quality Federation residence has a projecting gable to the front with ashlar decoration under the barge board and rising sun pattern. The design is almost identical to dwellings at 180 -182 Pound Street with pairs of narrow window with arched tops and bull-nosed verandah to the front. The verandah is supported by chamfered posts with dip moulds. Corrugated iron steeply pitched. Lean to additions to the rear side carport attaches to the dwelling. High colourbond fence.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained
Date condition updated:12 May 08
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

History

Historical notes: No history researched.

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 a)
[Historical significance]
This qualitify Federation dwelling is historically significant showing development in Grafton c1900. It has retained original elements and contributes to the streetscape.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
It is representative of its type and can be compared with 180 and 182 Pound Street.
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 exterior particularly the original joinery which is aesthetically pleasing.

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: 1640784


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