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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 21-23 Abuklea Road, Epping, NSW 2121
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
21-23 Abuklea RoadEppingHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Large Federation period house in near original condition and little altered. Slate roof symmetrical design and sandstone basecourse of architectural interest.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Large Federation period house. Liver brick walls in stretcher bond. Symmetrical design. Slate roof with deep eaves and exposed rafters. Slate roof continues over recessed with timber posts. Half-glazed entry door with sidelight. Pair of gambrels facing front each with pair of double-hung windows three panes to upper sash. Sandstone basecourse. Densely planted garden. Plaque on wall dates building to 1914

History

Historical notes:

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages (none)-

Recommended management:


Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 201335527 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study1993 Perumal Murphy Wu Pty LtdVM 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: 1780098


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