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Kelvin

Item details

Name of item: Kelvin
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 11 McLaren Street, North Sydney, NSW 2060
Local govt. area: North Sydney
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
11 McLaren StreetNorth SydneyNorth Sydney  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

See under McLaren Street Group NSHS0856

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Description

Physical description: Federation Arts and Crafts; gabled red Marseilles tiled roof with shingled and battened gables; red/brown brick with tuckpointing; timber framed sash windows with coloured glass panes above; verandah has square timber posts with decorative capitals and quarry-tiled floor; garden has winding path, hedge and timber fence; good condition.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Intact/Good
Further information: 3, 9, 11, 21-33, 8-12, 34 McLaren Street, North Sydney

History

Historical notes: See also under McLaren Street Group NSHS0856

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)-
7. Governing-Governing Government and Administration-Activities associated with the governance of local areas, regions, the State and the nation, and the administration of public programs - includes both principled and corrupt activities. (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Local Significance
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Local Significance
SHR Criteria f)
[Rarity]
This item is assessed as aesthetically rare locally.
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 regionally.
Integrity/Intactness: Good
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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 I087802 Aug 13   
Within a conservation area on an LEP     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
North Sydney Heritage Study Review19930859Tony Brassil, Robert Irving, Chris Pratten, Conybeare MorrisonTB May 1992 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: 2180859


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