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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: 84-86 Boundary Road, Pennant Hills, NSW 2120
Local govt. area: Hornsby
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
84-86 Boundary RoadPennant HillsHornsby  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Garden retaining fine period fence (rare) and elements of layout and characteristic planting from period c1915 to 1960's. Significant in streetscape. Of high local significance.
Date significance updated: 06 Jul 01
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Physical description: Large somewhat neglected Federation garden to Federation house conserving period layout and planting. Period elements include timber post batten and capping rail fence with bulnose brick plinth wall fine pedestrian gate in splayed entry (main carriage gates missing) curved bitumin path and long bitumin side drive with brick edging. Front lawns with rose beds and period planting of Butia Palm (8m c1920/30 Deodar (12m c1950) mature Canary Island Palm (c13m c1925). Also Pencil Pine (8m) Black Bean Christmas Bush Indian Hawthorn Bauhinia Magnolia and Azaleas. Garden requires adequate maintenance No.82 Notable for olive tree (c6m) near boundary to No.84 from c1920/30#s.


Historical notes:

Recommended management:


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHornsby Local Environmental Plan 201362027 Sep 13 1004376
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Hornsby Shire Heritage Study1993 Perumal Murphy Wu Pty LtdWA No

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 1780912

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