Weeroona | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Weeroona
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 109 Arcadia Road, Arcadia, NSW 2159
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
109 Arcadia RoadArcadiaHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Excellent example of a Federation weatherboard house. Has traditional form with wrap-around verandah and Federation decoration.
Date significance updated: 24 Apr 15
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Physical description: Outstanding Federation period house. Symmetrical design. Weatherboard walls. Complex iron roof. Gablets over entry and behind bull-nosed verandah which returns to sides. Excellent door and sidelights with stained glass Art Nouveau motifs. Shuttered french doors either side with small coloured panes. Turned timber verandah posts fretted brackets and spindle valence.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good condition.
Date condition updated:24 Apr 15
Modifications and dates: Sides now enclosed, shingled and reasonably sympathetic. Fence replaced.

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)-


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 2013227 Sep 13   
Heritage studyHornsby Shire Heritage Study31/1903 May 93   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study199331/19Perumal Murphy Wu Pty LtdVM No
Heritage Study of the North Western sector of Sydney1984HO/AR-6Howard Tanner and Associates  No

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780537

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