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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 56 Balmoral Street, Waitara, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
56 Balmoral StreetWaitaraHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a Federation weatherboard Bungalow. Much fine quality original detail including unusual window hood and fretted valence.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Federation weatherboard house. Standard double-fronted form. Corrugated iron roof with gablets. Corbelled brick chimney. Collar tie and turned finial to gable. Separate skillion verandah roof returns to side supported on timber posts. Skillion bellcast window hood with posts. Unusual fretted valence to window hood and verandah.

History

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:


Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 201377627 Sep 13   
Heritage study     

Study details

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

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780363


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