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Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 105 Bacon Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley


The property boundary
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Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
105 Bacon StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

This inter war bungalow is historically significant showing subdivision and development in this section of Bacon Street c1935. The interwar period design contributes to the Bacon Street streetscape.
Date significance updated: 12 Aug 15
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Physical description: Single storey weatherboard clad inter war bungalow with low pitched corrugated iron clad hipped roof. A skillion roof extends over the front and side verandah. The brick piers support the verandah are topped with short fluted rendered columns. Joinery appears original and includes high waisted doors and timber framed windows and sunshades. Below the verandah rail has been infilled with cement sheeting. Unpainted flat topped brick chimney intact. Located on a narrow block with no front access to the rear. The dwelling is set back on the same building line as the adjacent residence. No significant garden or front fence. It is likely to have been built at the same time as 107.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
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]
This inter war bungalow is historically significant showing subdivision and development in this section of Bacon Street c1935. Its interwar period design contributes to Bacon Street precinct.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This inter war residence contributes to the domestic scale and heritage significance of Bacon 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:

The exterior of this building contributes to the residential streetscape along with other buildings at 95, 96, 101 and 107. Listed on CVLEP 2011.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
Local Environmental PlanClarence Valley Local Environmental Plan 2011I48923 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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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1640925

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