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Vindan House in Abbotsleigh College

Item details

Name of item: Vindan House in Abbotsleigh College
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 1712 Pacific Highway, Wahroonga, NSW 2076
Local govt. area: Ku-Ring-Gai
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1712 Pacific HighwayWahroongaKu-Ring-Gai  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Reasons for listing; architectural, municipal significance. Note: Bunya pines, palms, garden.
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Physical description: Two substantial Edwardian 2 storey houses side by side ( Nos 1680 - 1672) within well tended gardens and mature trees. External material: Both exhibit polychrome brickwork, stone foundations , tiled roofing with terra cotta ridge capping, projecting bay windows, coloured leadlights, verandahs at ground level with elaborate timber decoration (posts and frieze); Nat. Trust List. Proposal
Modifications and dates: Altered or extended unsympathetically.


Historical notes: Historical period: 1901-1920.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  04 Nov 89   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Ku-ring-gai Heritage Study198708:001Robert Moore, Penelope Pike and Helen ProudfootSB Yes

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
Written  Local History Sources
Written  National Trust Listing Proposal

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1880076

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