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Residence

Item details

Name of item: Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 263 Prince Street, Grafton, NSW 2460
Local govt. area: Clarence Valley

Boundary:

The property boundary.
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
263 Prince StreetGraftonClarence Valley  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

This unpainted brick bungalow is historically significant demonstrating development in Grafton c1930. It is likely to be associated with a businessman or professional. Architecturally it demonstrates the stylistic features of the interwar bungalow. The matching fence enhances the property . Located next to two Federation cottages it shows continuing subdivision and development in Grafton.
Date significance updated: 25 Jun 08
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Description

Physical description: A quality built interwar unpainted brick bungalow with elements characteristic of its type such as two street facing gables, timber trim decoration, exposed roof timbers, double hung four paned timber framed windows, front porch under a skillion roof supported by high rendered piers with short columns on top and contrasting trim of render around the windows and on the porch. Brick work is of the stretcher bond pattern and the barge roll is intact. The property has a matching rendered low brick fence with unpainted brick capping and wrought iron gate. No garage is visible from the street.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Well maintained.
Date condition updated:25 Jun 08
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

History

Historical notes: No history researched but this dwelling is likely to have been built for a professional or businessman.

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 unpainted brick bungalow is historically significant demonstrating development in Grafton c1930. It is likely to be associated with a businessman or professional.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
It is architectually significant demonstrating stylistic features of the interwar bungalow. The matching fence enhances the property.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
This is a particularly good example of its type.
Integrity/Intactness: 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 the exterior and matching fence.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  10 Jun 11 2011-272 
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: 1640986


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