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Illanscourt

Item details

Name of item: Illanscourt
Type of item: Built
Primary address: 37 Ku-ring-gai Avenue, Turramurra, NSW 2074
Local govt. area: Ku-Ring-Gai
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
     
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
37 Ku-ring-gai AvenueTurramurraKu-Ring-Gai  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Reasons for listing; architectural, municipal significance
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Description

Designer/Maker: Nixon & Adam Architects
Construction years: 1899-
Physical description: A federation villa which relates well to other houses within the Ku-ring-gai Avenue Conservation Area. The planning of the house features rooms which can be opened to form a large space for Quaker meetings. Single storey red brick construction with slate roof. Tall brick chimneys with elaborate strap work. Cast iron verandah supports not original (National Trust).
Modifications and dates: Altered or extended unsympathetically

History

Historical notes: One of a pair of houses built for J.W. Baker circa 1899 to the designs by Nixon and Adam architects. Historical period: Pre- 1900.

Listings

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

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Ku-ring-gai Heritage Study198716:002Robert Moore, Penelope Pike and Helen Proudfoot  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: 1880287


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