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Terrace Houses and Shops

Item details

Name of item: Terrace Houses and Shops
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 1- 63 Fowler Steet, Camperdown, NSW 2050
Local govt. area: Inner West
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Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1- 63 Fowler SteetCamperdownInner West  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

A group of relatively intact two storey terrace houses and a three storey shop building which form an appropriate edge and setting to Camperdown Park. They are examples of Federation and Victorian period terrace housing and shops.
Date significance updated: 20 Nov 00
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Construction years: 1880-1915
Physical description: Groups of terrace houses and shops from the Victorian and Federation period which front Camperdown Park. The Victorian terraces have rendered facades with elements of decorative plasterwork around windows and to party walls. The Federation terraces are of face brick with decorative rendered elements around doors and windows. There are remnants of palisade fences along the street. The shop building is rendered with timber panelled windows to upper levels and original metal frame shopfront windows to lower level. There is also a single storey Italianate semi in the group.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
The buildings appear to be in reasonable to good condition.
Date condition updated:29 Jul 98
Modifications and dates: Most of the terrace houses have had their roof cladding replaced. There have been verandah enclosures to some of the terrace housing. Dormer windows have been added to some terrace houses.
Current use: Housing and shops

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
SHR Criteria d)
[Social significance]
SHR Criteria g)
Integrity/Intactness: The buildings have lost some intactness due to alterations, however, they retain integrity as a group.
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:

General maintenance


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Within a conservation area on an LEPMarrickville Local Environmental Plan 2001    
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Marrickville Heritage Study Review19972030314Tropman & Tropman Architects1997-1999 Yes

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2030314

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