Loonycarn | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Loonycarn
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 27 Malton Road, Beecroft, NSW 2119
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
27 Malton RoadBeecroftHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a Federation period house. Original detail in good condition including casement windows and verandah posts. Little altered.
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Physical description: Federation period house. Face brick walls. Complex terracotta tiled roof. Verandah returns to west side with gablet over ingle-nook. Solid decorative verandah posts with single brackets. Exposed rafters to eaves. Casement windows. Excellent leadlight to ingle-nook. Original door with sidelights and highlight. Sympathetic period style picket fence probably new. Well planted front garden.


Historical notes: Built in the period 1900-1910.

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:


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 201312127 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

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

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780158

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