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Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 101 Bacon Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley


The property boundary
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
101 Bacon StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

It is one of a number of typical inter-war residences that illustrates development in this section of Bacon Street c1935. Of rendered brick construction, with the chimney a feature of the front wall, it contributes to the residential nature of the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 10 Aug 15
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Physical description: A rendered brick inter war bungalow built or raised above flood levels with garage beneath. Low pitched hipped corrugated iron roof with rendered brick chimney with flat top a feature of the front wall. Steps led to a small porch with curved archways, positioned at the intersection of the main front wall and a projecting wing. Separated from the street by a picket fence. Set back on a similar building line to other residences on that side of Bacon Street.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained.
Date condition updated:02 Jun 08
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence


Historical notes: No historical research undertaken. Many of the residences in this section of Bacon Street are of the inter- war style and suggest subdivision 1930 -1935. The exception to this statement is found at Kelso and the Masonic Lodge. The Lodge has occupied this site since c1900 and Kelso is a Federation styled home.

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]
It is one of a number of inter-war residences that illustrates development in this section of Bacon Street c1935.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This inter war residence contributes to the domestic character of Bacon Street through its scale, form and materials and detailing.
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:

Listed CVLEP 2011


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
Local Environmental PlanClarence Valley Local Environmental Plan 2011I48723 Dec 11 2011-701 
Within a conservation area on an LEP  10 Jun 11   
Within a conservation area on an LEPClarence Valley Local Environmental Plan 2011C323 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: 1640924

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