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St Mons

Item details

Name of item: St Mons
Other name/s: St Mons -Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 41 Weston Street, Harris Park, NSW 2150
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT82DP4630
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
41 Weston StreetHarris ParkParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

House at 41 Weston Street 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 contributing to the streetscape.
Date significance updated: 04 Mar 02
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Description

Construction years: 1915-
Physical description: Single storey Federation cottage of weatherboard walls with red tiled roof with exposed rafters. Hip gablet roof has projecting gable front with timber ladder gable screen. There are two tall brick chimneys with steps, but one is now cut back. Verandah is covered by terracotta tiled skillion roof extending from main roof across front to projecting gable. Verandah has timber floor and decorative timber posts. Windows have timber sills. Front door has transom lights, half sidelights and a large glazed upper pane above three recessed vertical panels with bolection moulds. Above front window, there is an awning with timber ladder brackets. Front fence is timber picket 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: Water Board plans; CPS

History

Historical notes: Land subdivided as the Macarthur Estate in February 1906. Built c. 1915. Not shown on Water Board survey of April 1914. National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Land subdivided as the Macarthur Estate in February 1906. Not shown on Water Board map of April 1914. | |

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item historically 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
Regional Environmental PlanREP No 2860520 Aug 99 956161
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
City of Parramatta Heritage Study1993605Meredith Walker  Yes
Parramatta Heritage Review2004 National Trust (Parramatta Branch)  No

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2240605


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