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Pareora

Item details

Name of item: Pareora
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 7 Putty Road, Wilberforce, NSW 2756
Parish: Wilberforce
County: Cook
Local govt. area: Hawkesbury
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
7 Putty RoadWilberforceHawkesburyWilberforceCookPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Pareora is a fine and intact example of a Federation Queen Anne residence set in a generous allotment. The house features tuckpointed brickwork, projecting bay, turned timberwork and casement windows.
Date significance updated: 27 Jun 02
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Description

Construction years: 1900-
Physical description: Pareora is a fine single storey Federation Queen Anne style house facing northeast to Singleton Road. Set in a substantial allotment, it has a hipped roof with a gable on the right side of the northeast elevation and the left side of the southeast elevation. A bullnose verandah runs along the northeast and southeast sides, between the gables.

The house is built of tuckpointed red brick with a corrugated steel roof. The gable is finished with pressed metal in a roughcast pattern and timber battens.

The verandah has turned timber posts and turned timber in the frieze. Fretwork brackets embellish the entry bay.

A rectangular bay with a set of three casements with toplights is in the northeast gable. A pair of casement windows with toplights also open to the verandah. The front door is multipaneled with a toplight and sidelights.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Condition: good
Date condition updated:27 Jun 02
Modifications and dates: Picket balustrade to verandah
Aluminium picket fence
Carport on north side.
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

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 c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Pareora is a fine and intact example of a Federation Queen Anne residence set in a generous allotment. The house features tuckpointed brickwork, projecting bay, turned timberwork and casement windows.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
Pareora is a fine and intact example of a Federation Queen Anne residence set in a generous allotment. The house features tuckpointed brickwork, projecting bay, turned timberwork and casement windows.
Integrity/Intactness: High
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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHawkesbury LEP 2012I39321 Sep 12   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hawkesbury Heritage Review2001393Hubert Architects, Heritage Futures and Terry Kass in AssociationPH/TK Yes
Heritage Study of the Shire of Hawkesbury1987412Lester Tropman & Associates, Helen Proudfoot & Meredith Walker  No
Heritage Study of the North Western Sector of Sydney1984H/WL-21Howard Tanner & Associates in association with Max Kelly and Elizabeth Vines  No

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: 1740086


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