Wandeen | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Wandeen
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 2 Wandeen Avenue, Beecroft, NSW 2119
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
2 Wandeen AvenueBeecroftHornsby  Primary Address
Sutherland RoadBeecroftHornsby  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

Large Federation Bungalow on corner site. Good condition and little altered. Exhibits strong Arts and Crafts influence in roughcast render and shingling. Representative of the work of George Sydney Jones.
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Designer/Maker: George Sydney Jones
Physical description: Large Federation Bungalow on corner site. Hipped slate roof with terracotta ridge capping and raking lined eaves. Ventilated gablet. Roof bellcast over verandah. Square timber posts with simple curved brackets timber balustrade. Brick chimneys and brick parapet wall with moulded capping bricks. Skirted and bracketed timber shingles above window of three casements each sash six pane. Roughcast and face brick wallsing. Thickly vegetated garden obscures much of house.


Historical notes:

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Technology-Activities and processes associated with the knowledge or use of mechanical arts and applied sciences (none)-
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 201314727 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

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780163

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