Hornsby Court House | NSW Environment & Heritage

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Hornsby Court House

Item details

Name of item: Hornsby Court House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Law Enforcement
Category: Courthouse
Primary address: 292 Pacific Highway, Hornsby, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
292 Pacific HighwayHornsbyHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of an Inter-War Free Classical Style building. Fine quality original brickwork and stonework. Good condition. Social and historical significance as a record of the role of government in the development of the district.
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Physical description: Early 20th century public building. Symmetrical design. Dark face brick walls. Sandstone banding at window sill and head level. Terracotta tiled roof in three separate hipped sections. Boxed eaves. Recessed entry with three brick arches and moulded sandstone parapet over. Multi paned double-hung windows.


Historical notes:

Recommended management:


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  22 Jul 94   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study1993 Perumal 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: 1780376

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