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Dwelling (group value)

Item details

Name of item: Dwelling (group value)
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 192 Alice Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley


The property boundary.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
192 Alice StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

A Federation era weatherboard clad residence with hipped and gabled iron roof and bullnosed verandah. It is historically significant and demonstrates confidence in development in Grafton c1910 -1920s and is aesthetically significant for its form and contribution to Alice Street. It is representative of its type.
Date significance updated: 07 Mar 16
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Physical description: Set within a large block this is a single storey weatherboard clad bungalow with steeply pitched corrugated iron roof and projecting gable to the front. Bull-nose verandah to the front and side. Casement windows under the front gable, which is decorated with battens. Verandah is now enclosed. Picket fence to front.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained.
Date condition updated:07 Nov 07
Modifications and dates: Modifications carried out in 1975 BA 75/150 and Garage BA 77/88 C. 161/99 12m x 9m shed approved in 1999.
Further information: General scale and form unmodified. Removal of enclosed verandah and return to original details is recommended.
Current use: Private Residence
Former use: Private Residence


Historical notes: No historical research undertaken.

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 dwelling is historically significant indicating development in this section of Alice Street c1910.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
A typical weatherboard clad residence with hipped and gabled iron roof and federation features such as the bullnosed verandah. It is aesthetically significant and contributes to the historic character of Alice Street.
SHR Criteria g)
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.

Recommended management:

The exterior of this dwelling along with 195 and 197 Alice Street should be listed as an historic group.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
Local Environmental PlanClarence Valley LEP 2011I46623 Dec 11 2011-701 
Within a conservation area on an LEPGrafton Heritage Conservation AreaC323 Dec 11 2011-701 
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Grafton Community Heritage Study2004 J. Gardiner  Yes

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1640840

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