Nakinda | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

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Item details

Name of item: Nakinda
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 104 Beecroft Road, Beecroft, NSW 2119
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
104 Beecroft RoadBeecroftHornsby  Primary Address
Wellham StreetBeecroftHornsby  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

Large Federation style house from Inter-War period. Traditional form with wrap-around verandah. Good condition. Several alterations generally sympathetic to the original.
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Construction years: 1925-
Physical description: Late Federation brick house now with major addition to side and rear. Complex hipped slate roof with with exposed rafters and terracotta ridge capping. Large corbelled brick chimney with terracotta pots. Large square timber verandah pasts without brackets. Decoration generally restrained. Infill to gablet in solid timber. Original style windows and doors.
Modifications and dates: Some fabric appears to have been replaced in the course of reconstruction but appears true to original. Let down by high brick fence.


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:


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 20135127 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study19935/13Perumal 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: 1780206

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