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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 29 Old Berowra Road, Horsnby, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
29 Old Berowra RoadHorsnbyHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a Federation period weatherboard house in traditional Georgian Style. Verandah detail of interest. Integrity partly compromised by new terracotta roof.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Early 20th century weatherboard house now with terracotta tiled roof. Traditional form. Symmetrical facade. Hipped verandah continuous with main roof. Simple verandah posts with curved brackets. Asbestos cement balustrade. French doors either side of main door.

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 201349927 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: 1780476


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