Braeside | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Braeside
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 11 Hampden Road, Pennant Hills, NSW 2120
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
11 Hampden RoadPennant HillsHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Fine two storey Federation house situated on sloping site. In good condition and virtually unaltered. Much original fine detail including timber two storey verandah. Believed to have been the first house erected in the street.
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Physical description: Two storey Federation Bungalow style house. Face brick walls. On sloping site. Terracotta tile roof. Exposed rafters. Half-timbered gables with roughcast to front and side facades. Two storey timber frame verandah with separate hipped roof. Timber lattice at ground floor level. Panelled walling with exposed studs at first floor level and round arch timber frame windows. Other windows generally double-hung pair to street facade is hooded. Recessed verandah to street facade. Supported on timber posts with fretwork brackets.


Historical notes: Believed to have been the first house erected in the street. Built prior to 1906.

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 201363327 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: 1780273

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