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Pair of houses

Item details

Name of item: Pair of houses
Type of item: Built
Primary address: 82 and 84 Glover Street, Mosman, NSW 2088
Parish: Willoughby
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Mosman


Property boundaries
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
82 and 84 Glover StreetMosmanMosmanWilloughbyCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

A pair of similar houses in good condition and with architectural treatment demonstrating the pattern of historical development of the Australian Queen Anne style. They are also part of a consistent ensemble of adjacent residences.
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Designer/Maker: Not known
Builder/Maker: Not known
Physical description: Federation Queen Anne. These two neighbouring similar houses are single-storeyed and built of brick with front walls tuckpointed and chimneys of roughcast and brick. Each has a tiled hipped roof from which projects a ventilated gable with a panelled stucco tympanum and bargeboards with delicate embellishment. In front there is a three-bay skillion verandah with fluted square timber posts and decorative curved valences. Joinery includes a front doorcase with glazed top panel, sidelights and transom lights and casement windows with toplights. No. 84 has painted brickwork and its verandah has one glazed end with some coloured panes. These houses make an interesting ensemble with the houses at No.s 86, 88-90 and 92-94 Glover Street.


Historical notes: Not researched.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria g)
This item is aesthetically representative locally. This item is historically representative locally.
Integrity/Intactness: Intact
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.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanPair of houses 09 Dec 11 41 
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Pittwater Road Review2001 Kim Ketelby  Yes
 0175 CHP/RI No

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2060175
File number: 175

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