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St Julian

Item details

Name of item: St Julian
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 107 Kirribilli Avenue, Kirribilli, NSW 2061
Local govt. area: North Sydney
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
107 Kirribilli AvenueKirribilliNorth Sydney  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

A well-constructed late Federation house using a combination of stylistic devices and materials to create a balanced, integrated design.

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Description

Physical description: o This building is designed in the Federation Free Style

Two storey brick, weatherboard and timber shingled house with multi-gabled corrugated-iron roof. Doors to the ground floor have segmental arch fanlights and sidelights and the verandah is carried on a row of Tuscan style columns. Upper floors are entirely clad in raw timber shingles.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
_
Modifications and dates: 1990’s – modern addition to the southern elevation
c. 2004 – replacement of existing fence and construction of sandstone fence to the north, south and eastern boundaries of the site
[unknown date] – addition of kitchen opening to a paved courtyard
Current use: Residential
Former use: Residential

History

Historical notes: Land part of grant to Robert Ryan in 1800, acquired by Robert Campbell in 1801. From circa 1845 until the late 1880's was the property containing the house 'Woodlands' later called 'Theulda'. From the 1890's until 1921, occupied by the Pastoral Finance Association Woolstore, destroyed by fire on 13 December 1921. Property subsequently subdivided for flats and houses.

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)-
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Associative Local. Representative Local.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Associative Regional. Representative Regional.
SHR Criteria d)
[Social significance]
Associative Local. Representative Local.
SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
Local significance
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
This item is assessed as historically representative locally. This item is assessed as aesthetically representative regionally. This item is assessed as socially representative locally.
Integrity/Intactness: _
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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan I026102 Aug 13   
Within a conservation area on an LEP     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
North Sydney Heritage Study Review19930093Tony Brassil, Robert Irving, Chris Pratten, Conybeare Morrison16/3/92 Yes
North Sydney Heritage Review2002 John Oultram  No

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2180093


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