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House and Garden

Item details

Name of item: House and Garden
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 163 Copeland Road, Beecroft, NSW 2119
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
163 Copeland RoadBeecroftHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good Federation house little altered. Historical interest and streetscape value as one of a group of eight built by George Sargent of Sargent's Pies. Local significance.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Good Federation house with similar design to No 161. Face brick with complex terra cotta tiled roof. Slightly asymmetrical with central gablet to entry. Verandah returns to sides. Fine decorative timberwork to verandah and window hoods. Good bays with shingled aprons on either side of recessed doorway. Tall roughcast chimneys.

History

Historical notes: One of a group of eight houses built by George Sargent of Sargent's Pies between 1895 and 1910. (HSHS)

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 20139327 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: 1780589


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