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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 61 Norfolk Road, Epping, NSW 2121
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
61 Norfolk RoadEppingHornsby  Primary Address
Callistemon CloseEppingHornsby  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

Well preserved Federation period house with original detail of interest including tile ridge capping casement windows and verandah. Little altered.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Fine Federation period house. Symmetrical design. Tuck-pointed face brick with gambrelled slate roof. Gabled entry feature of special note. Patterned roughcast with decorative barge boards. Painted tapered posts atop brick piers with brackets and infill. Casement windows with small coloured panes. Sidelights and highlights to central door. Exposed rafter eaves. Terracotta ridge capping. Pleasant garden. Largely obscured by high hedge.

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 201361027 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study1993 Perumal Murphy Wu Pty LtdVM No

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780118


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