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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 5 Dorset Street, Epping, NSW 2121
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
5 Dorset StreetEppingHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Good example of a standard Federation cottage in weatherboard. Displays some interesting decorative timberwork apparently original. Largely intact. Local significance.
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Description

Designer/Maker:
Builder/Maker:
Physical description: Simple Federation weatherboard cottage. L-shaped plan with gabled front projection and verandah beside. Hipped iron roof. Wide weatherboard cladding to front with narrower weatherboards at sides. Bullnosed verandah with decorative timber fringe supported by a single turned timber post. Glass and timber double doors to verandah with sidelight. Bracketed hood to front window with timber fringe to match verandah. Attached carport of similar materials and detailing to house.

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 201337427 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: 1780617


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