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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 45 Station Street, Guildford, NSW 2161
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
45 Station StreetGuildfordParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

The cottage at 45 Station Street is of significance for the local area for historical and aesthetic reasons and as a representative example of Federation cottages in the local area. Built c.1915, the house still makes a strong contribution to the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 08 Mar 02
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Construction years: 1915-
Physical description: Single storey house is with corrugated iron roof on weatherboard walls. Pyramid roof is with projecting gable. One brick chimney is with steps and squat terracotta pots. Verandah has timber floor and bullnose corrugated iron roof across front to projecting gable, supported by turned timber columns. Windows have timber decorative under sills. Gable window has skillion corrugated iron roof over, with decorative timber brackets. Front door has timber glazed square upper pane with three recessed vertical panels below lock rail. Front fence is low brick fence with brick coping.
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) - Guildford; Water Board plan


Historical notes: Land subdivided as Stimson's Estate November 1884. Shown on Water Board plan of February 1938 [as No. 47] National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Land subdivided as Stimson's Estate November 1884. Shown on Water Board plan of February 1938 (as N0. 47). | | |

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)
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 53421 Feb 97 20873

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993534Meredith 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: 2240534

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