Gordan | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Gordan
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 8 Brittania Street, Pennant Hills, NSW 2120
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
8 Brittania StreetPennant HillsHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Grand late Federation house. Fine quality original slate roof and other detail. Integrity partly compromised by unsympathetic modifications.
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Physical description: Large Federation Bungalow style house. Complex slate roof with ventilated gablets and terracotta ridge capping. Corbelled brick chimneys with cast iron pots. Roof continuous over verandah which wraps around two sides. Curved valance. Simple square posts. Brick balustrade and tapering piers. French windows to verandah.


Historical notes:

Recommended management:


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 201362327 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: 1780283

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