Carnralla | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Carnralla
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 368 Pacific Highway, Hornsby, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
368 Pacific HighwayHornsbyHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a Federation Queen Anne Style brick house in good condition. Much of the original fabric has been replaced but most of the new work is sympathetic to the original style. Original interior features also.
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Physical description: Federation house. Queen Anne influence. Diagonal plan type. Face brick walls. Slate roof bellcast over verandahs with front and side gables. Decorative terracotta capping. Face brick chimneys with render mouldings. Simple chamfered verandah posts with fretwork brackets. Shingled hood to double-hung window. Oeil-de-boef above. Original interior features also.


Historical notes: Built for Thomas McCloy in 1898.

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 201352427 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: 1780404

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