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Item details

Name of item: Item
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Duplex
Primary address: 96 Blues Point Road, McMahons Point, NSW 2060
Local govt. area: North Sydney
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Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
96 Blues Point RoadMcMahons PointNorth Sydney  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

See also under Blues Point Road Group NSHS0602

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Description

Physical description: One of a group of four houses, built as two pairs of semi-detached houses (Nos. 94-96 and 98-100 Blues Point Road). The semi-detached houses are two storey, with ground floors below street level. The houses are below street level. The houses are brick, with gabled slate roofs, turned timber verandah balustrades, posts and friezes, gabled dormers and gables above the verandah featuring timber shingling to the gable ends, in a distinctive semi-circular pattern. Windows are double hung.This building is designed in the Federation Filigree style.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Intact. PDA - 6/10/98 - Substantial Unsympathetic Renovation.
Date condition updated:06 Oct 98
Modifications and dates: Original slate roof has been replaced with terracotta roof tiles. PDA - 6/10/98 - Substantial Unsympathetic renovation.
Further information: 94, 98, 100 Blues Point Road
Former use: State Themes: Urban settlements. Building styles.

History

Historical notes: See also under Blues Point Road Group NSHS0602.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
This item is assessed as historically representative regionally. This item is assessed as aesthetically representative regionally. This item is assessed as socially representative regionally.
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
Within a conservation area on an LEP     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
North Sydney Heritage Study Review19931494Tony Brassil, Robert Irving, Chris Pratten, Conybeare MorrisonTB May 1992 Yes

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: 2181494


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