Cottage | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

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Item details

Name of item: Cottage
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 54 Stuart Street, Granville, NSW 2142
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
54 Stuart StreetGranvilleParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Professional, trade and manufacturing practice - example of an intact house. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Professional, trade and manufacturing practice - example of an early intact house.
Date significance updated: 08 Mar 02
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Construction years: 1887-
Physical description: Single storey weatherboard cottage. Gable roof covered with galvanised iron. Front verandah with ogee iron roof. Timber boards at front cut to imitate ashlar stonework. Rear skillion joins outbuilding at rear. (This outbuilding is not shown on 1933 Water Board plan.) National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Fabric: Corrugated iron roof on weatherboard walls with sandstone block pattern. Roof Construction: Gable with timber finial. Verandah: Ogee corrugated iron roof. Across front only. Verandah Floor: Floor removed. Verandah Supports: Timber posts. Verandah Decoration: Window Sill: Timber. Fence: Timber picket. Additions: Separate gabled building at rear and attached by skillion addition. Archit Style: Federation workers single-storey cottage. Front Door: Modern timber four panel door with diamond patterned stencil in glazed upper panels and bolection moulded panels below.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Neglected.
Modifications and dates: National Trust (Parramatta Branch) supplied Year Started.
Further information: Subd plans (ML) - Granville; Water Board plan


Historical notes: Land auctioned as the Lisgar Estate by the Cumberland Building, Land and Investment Co Ltd on 20 February 1886. Shown on Water Board plan of October 1933. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): | |

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
Local Environmental Plan 54521 Feb 97 20873

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993545Meredith 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: 2240545

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