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Kunaware and Garden

Item details

Name of item: Kunaware and Garden
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 11 Malton Road, Beecroft, NSW 2119
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
11 Malton RoadBeecroftHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good quality Federation period house. Distinctive paired low pitch gables to main facade. Strong Arts and Crafts influence evident in extensive roughcast.
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Designer/Maker: William
Builder/Maker: Nixon
Physical description: Federation period house. Has paired low pitch gables to main facade wide bracketed eaves with exposed rafters. Strong Arts and Crafts influence evident in extensive roughcast of walling. One gable heavily timbered in Tudor style. Long asymmetrical frontage. Slate roof with terracotta ridge capping. Cantilevered verandah roof continuous with main slate roof supported on brackets. Window hoods also. Casement windows in diamond pattern leadlight. Hedge at front with pleasant garden.


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 201311727 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

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

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780200

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