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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 309 Main Road, Cardiff, NSW 2285
Parish: Kahibah
County: Northumberland
Local govt. area: Lake Macquarie
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
309 Main RoadCardiffLake MacquarieKahibahNorthumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

SIGNIFICANCE - 1993: This local interpretation of a small Federation Bungalow appears to be intact and is well cared for and in excellent condition.
LEVEL of SIGNIFICANCE - 1993: Local Significance - high
Date significance updated: 08 May 08
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Construction years: 1920-1925
Physical description: PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS - 1993:
Architectural Style: Local version of Federation Bungalow
Materials: Frame - brick
Roof - hipped & gabled, terracotta tiles
Walls/Cladding - red face brick
Windows - DH triple sashes (wide centre, narrow on each side)
Floors -
Interior -
Classic local interpretation of a small Federation Bungalow, with unglazed terracotta tiles, ram's horn finials, corbelled chimney with glazed pots, grouped windows, return verandah under main roof pitch, scalloped brick balustrade and grouped verandah posts etc.
Fence is new.
Modifications and dates: New brick fence
Further information: 1993: More information needed.
Current use: 1993: domestic residence


Historical notes: HISTORICAL NOTES: Thought to be the first Cardiff Police residence. More information needed.

Recommended management:

RECOMMENDATION - 1993: More information needed.


Management CategoryDescriptionDate Updated
Statutory InstrumentList on a Local Environmental Plan (LEP)23 May 08
Recommended ManagementDocument and prepare an archival record23 May 08


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanLake Macquarie LEP 20143710 Oct 14   
Local Environmental PlanLake Macquarie LEP 2004CF-0919 Mar 14   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Lake Macquarie Heritage Study1993CF-09Suters Architects Snell, Dr J. Turner, C & MJ Doring Pty LtdDoring Yes

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 1910039

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