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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Semi-Detached House
Primary address: 107 Pittwater Road, Manly, NSW 2095
Parish: Manly Cove
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Manly
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
107 Pittwater RoadManlyManlyManly CoveCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

This item is of local cultural heritage signifigance as it demonstrates the pattern of development of Manly and in particular that associated with Pittwater Road. Constructed on the main road it is associated with development of the area following the introduction of the tram service. It is an unusual example of an early Twentieth Century small villa style cottege which contributes to the streetscape of Pittwater Road and to the overall character of the Pittwater Road Conservation Area.


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Date significance updated: 08 May 03
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Description

Physical description: This item is a single storey hipped roof early Twentieth century cottage displaying elements of both the Late Victorian period and that of the Federation Style. Its assymetrical layout, tower entrance with label moulds and double hung windows of Late Victorian style are combined with Queen Anne style decoration of the valence and brackets and general form. Low masonry wall, concrete tile roof and Inter-War period entry door are modifications.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Relatively intact. Modifications include entry door, front fence and concrete tiles.
Date condition updated:08 May 03
Further information: Similarities with No's 105, 109 Pittwater Rd. Possibly the same builder.
Current use: Residential
Former use: Residential

History

Historical notes: Part of Pittwater Road Conservation Area.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Demonstrates the pattern of development of Manly and in particular Pittwater Road.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Unusual example of a small villa style cottage with elements reflecting a transition beterrn the style of the Late Victorian period and a Federation style. It contributes to the streetscape of Pittwater Road and the signifigance of the Pittwater Road Conservation Area generally.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
Is an unusual example of its kind in the Pittwater Road Conservation Area and is representative example of its kind in Manly.
Integrity/Intactness: Medium to High
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.

Recommended management:

Listing on 1988 LEP. Schedule 4

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHouseI20505 Apr 13   
Within a conservation area on an LEPPittwater Road Conservation AreaC1   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Pittwater Road Review2001 Kim Ketelby  Yes

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2020542


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