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Residence

Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 110 Mary Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley

Boundary:

The property boundary.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
110 Mary StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

A well presented weatherboard dwelling with verandahs to front and side with some original joinery including a French door to the front verandah and fan light above the front door. It contributes to the Mary Street streetscape and is one of three adjacent dwellings (110 and 112) which are aesthetically pleasing. The cottage is representative of the Federation style.
Date significance updated: 01 Jun 10
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Description

Physical description: Single storey weatherboard cottage with projecting gable to the front and verandah to the front and side. Some original joinery including French door to verandah, paired double hung front windows, fan light over front door and rusticated surface with batten trim under the gable. verandah supported by plain posts with some filigree iron work under the verandah board. Below the verandah rail infilled with vertical weatherboards. Timber sunshades over side windows. Picket fence to the street.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained.
Date condition updated:15 Feb 08
Modifications and dates: reroofed and part of verandah enclosed.
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

History

Historical notes: The early history of this building is not known but Council sewer diagrams dated 1935 show the owner as Mrs G.A. Miller. At that time it was known as 64 Mary Street. By 1940 the owner was Mr J. Miller of 72 Mary Street.

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)-
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]
One of group of three weatherboard dwelling at 108,110,112 which contribute to the history fabric of Mary Street. It is aesthetically pleasing.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
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:

List the exterior only as part of a group of historic buildings in Mary 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: 1640867


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