Dwelling | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

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Item details

Name of item: Dwelling
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 63 Commerce Street, Taree, NSW 2430
Parish: Taree
Local govt. area: Greater Taree
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
63 Commerce StreetTareeGreater TareeTaree Primary Address


Physical description: Weatherboard and corrugated iron cottage of asymmetrical form in Federation style with verandahs now partly enclosed
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Town housing development at time of railway opening in Taree
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Significant house in residential streetscape. Rare example of weatherboard federation Style in Taree.
SHR Criteria d)
[Social significance]
Example of town type dwelling at the beginning of the 20th Century demonstrating new levels of amenity and living standards
SHR Criteria e)
[Research potential]
Has little value for scientific research
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.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan I12917 Sep 10   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Greater Taree Heritage Study1990H16Suters Architects Snell  No

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1660018

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