Brinawa | NSW Environment & Heritage

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Brinawa
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 44 William Street, Hornsby, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
44 William StreetHornsbyHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Interesting example of a two storey Inter-War house. Of note for unusual design on sloping site with extensive use of sandstone. Good condition and little altered.
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Physical description: Inter-War period house. Individual design. Two storeys on large block which slopes up from street. Complex form. Decoration generally restrained. Terracotta tile roof with exposed rafters. Battened asbestos cement gables. Sandstone walls below main floor level. Porch with sandstone arches. Sandstone banding above. Windows generally double-hung. Sandstone wall to street.


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

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780417

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