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Single-storey Residence

Item details

Name of item: Single-storey Residence
Other name/s: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 27 Station Street, Dundas, NSW 2117
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT1 DP128170
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
27 Station StreetDundasParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

The house at 27 Station Street, Dundas is of significance for the local area for historical and aesthetic reasons, and as a representative example of timber cottages of the Federation period in the area. The house, built c. 1913, is readily identifiable as part of the historic building stock and makes an important contribution to the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 08 Mar 02
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Description

Construction years: 1920-
Physical description: Single storey weatherboard residence with galvanised iron roof with projecting gable, with features of the Federation Arts and Crafts style. The house features timber fretwork under the verandah and detailing to the gable end. Skillion verandah is extending from main roof to projecting gable. Verandah has timber floor, turned timber columns with turned timber spindles in ladder valance. Windows feature decorated timber sills, and a decorative awning with timber brackets, with skillion corrugated iron roof. Chimneys are of stuccoed brick with steps. Front door is Federation five panelled door with frosted central glazed panel (later removed and infilled with timber). Fence is acorn-top timber picket with matching gate.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Good.
Modifications and dates: National Trust (Parramatta Branch) supplied Year Started.
Further information: Subd plans (ML) - Dundas; C. T. 2333 f. 207

History

Historical notes: Land auctioned as the Railway Station Estate in March 1909. Lot transferred to Joseph Clague of Granville in 1913. A mortgage of that year to Charles Vessey, nurseryman of Epping, was probably used to build this cottage. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Land auctioned as the Railway Station Estate in March 1909. Lot transferred to Joseph Clague of Granville in 1913. A mortage of that year to Charles Vessey, nurseryman of Epping, was probably used to build this cottage. | |

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item historically significant.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is aesthetically significant
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan 53321 Feb 97 20873

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993533Meredith Walker  Yes
Parramatta Heritage Review2004 National Trust (Parramatta Branch)  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: 2240533


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