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Cottage

Item details

Name of item: Cottage
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 176 Brooklyn Road, Brooklyn, NSW 2083
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
176 Brooklyn RoadBrooklynHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of an early Federation weatherboard cottage. Much original detail of interest. Historical significance for association with development of railway.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Weatherboard railway cottage. Simple rectangular plan. Corrugated iron roof. Narrow eaves with exposed rafters. Pair of skillion roofed verandahs at either end of building. Original double-hung windows.

History

Historical notes:

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Transport-Activities associated with the moving of people and goods from one place to another, and systems for the provision of such movements (none)-
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 201322027 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: 1780489


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