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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 77 Pittwater Road, Manly, NSW 2095
Local govt. area: Manly
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
77 Pittwater RoadManlyManly  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

An unusual landmark corner building in Federation Queen Anne Style.

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Date significance updated: 01 Feb 02
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Physical description: Substantial 2-storey Federation Queen Anne style house with unusual round corner tower with onion dome. Hipped and gabled roof. Tower fixtures elaborate 1920's style leadlight windows. Features a pair of oriel windows to Carlton Street elevation with gables above. First floor roughcast stuccoed, ground floor face brick. Front fence sandstone with curved pillars and picket infill.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Pickets to original front fence needs repair. Some brickwork needs repair.
Date condition updated:01 Nov 99
Further information: Original front fence very rare. Listed in Manly Local Environmental Plan 1988 -(i) Item of Environmental Heritage (ii) part of Pittwater Road Conservation Area
Current use: residential


Historical notes: Land part of Andrews and Skally Grant (1842)

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Accommodation-Activities associated with the provision of accommodation, and particular types of accommodation – does not include architectural styles – use the theme of Creative Endeavour for such activities. (none)-

Recommended management:

More historical research needed. Conservation Management Plan required prior to any major alterations.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHouseI20105 Apr 13   
Within a conservation area on an LEPPittwater Road Conservation AreaC1   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Manly Heritage Study1986 Blackmore, Ashton, and Co.  No
Review and Database Listing1999 C. Kemp/ W. McArthur  Yes

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2020074

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