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Item details

Name of item: House and Garden
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 352 Pacific Highway, Hornsby, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
352 Pacific HighwayHornsbyHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Late Federation period house of unusual design both in detail and overall form. Good condition and virtually unaltered. An amalgum of Bungalow and Arts and Crafts Styles.
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Physical description: House of unusual late Federation design. Tuck-pointed face brick walls. Terracotta tiled roof. High pitched gabled form with attic storey. Pressed metal apex to gable with shingling below. Recessed balcony area to one side of gable. Small verandah with hipped roof supported by round classical style columns on rough sandstone piers. Most unusual projecting window beside. Exposed rafter eaves. Tall roughcast chimneys with terracotta pots. Original picket fence with recess for gate. Good pathway.


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 201352327 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

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780383

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