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Item details

Name of item: Kianga
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 15 Bradman Street, Granville, NSW 2142
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT91 DP1825
LOT92 DP1825
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
15 Bradman StreetGranvilleParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Government provision of housing - Homes for the Unemployed Trus. Very intact.
Date significance updated: 05 Mar 02
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Construction years: 1939-
Physical description: Free standing single storey weatherboard and fibro cottage. Gabled roof covered with galvanised iron. Windows added to provide protection of verandah. Late example of Homes for the Unemployed cottage. Still largely intact. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Fabric: Half weatherboard and fibro walls with corrugated iron roof. Roof Construction: Hip with projecting gable front. Chimneys: Brick chimney with step and squat terracotta pot. Verandah: Corrugated iron roof extending from main roof over verandah across front to projecting gable. Verandah Supports: Timber casement windows enclose verandah. Verandah Decoration: Window Sill: Timber. Garden: Landscaped garden. Archit Style: Federation single-storey cottage Front Door: Timber glazed square upper pane with three recessed vertical panels below lock rail. Awning: Skillion metal awning supported by simple timber brackets.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Good.
Modifications and dates: National Trust (Parramatta Branch) supplied Year Started.
Further information: C. T. 5033 f. 56; Govt Printer photo 28516


Historical notes: Land formally transferred to the Homes for the Unemployed Trust in April 1939. They built this cottage which was photographed for publicity purposes. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): House built on sloping land | |

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item historically significant.
SHR Criteria f)
This item is rare.
SHR Criteria g)
This item is representative.
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 Plan 6621 Feb 97 20873

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993066Meredith Walker  Yes
Parramatta Heritage Review2004 National Trust (Parramatta Branch)  No

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2240066

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