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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: 7 Station Street West, Harris Park, NSW 2150
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
7 Station Street WestHarris ParkParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

House at 7 Station Street West is of significance for the local area for historical and representativeness reasons. Built c.1915, it is readily identifiable as part of historic building stock and is still contributing to the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 01 Mar 02
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Construction years: 1915-
Physical description: Single storey Federation brick cottage has corrugated iron roof on painted brick walls. The main roof is broken by a small gable with turned timber finial and louvred ventilator. Projecting gable has finial and decorated with dentils below string course. There are two tall brick chimneys with stepped corbels and chinese lanterns. Verandah has corrugated iron skillion roof extending from main roof across front to projecting gable and is supported by paired timber posts set on painted tall brick piers with sandstone caps. Verandah has painted concrete floor and painted brick balustrade. Awning above window has Federation decorative timber ladder brackets and corrugated iron roof. Front fence is aluminium spearhead palisade fence and 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) - Harris Park


Historical notes: Land auctioned November 1882. Built c. 1910. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): PCC RB 1915: N0. 824 Improv. Cap. Val. 875 pounds. F.J. Thomas? | PCC RB 1914: N0. 824 Sec. 1 lot pts. 28,29,29. Francis John Thomas, Incorp..> S. Accountant, Parra.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item historically 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
Regional Environmental PlanREP No 2853620 Aug 99 956161
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993536Meredith 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: 2240536

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