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Single Storey Residence

Item details

Name of item: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 7 Daniel Street, Granville, NSW 2142
Local govt. area: Parramatta
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT7 DP1106584
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
7 Daniel StreetGranvilleParramatta  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

The villa at 7 Daniel Street is of significance for Parramatta for historical and aesthetic reasons, and as a representative example of Federation villas in the area. The building is very prominent in the streetscape and strongly contributes to its character.
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Construction years: 1910-
Physical description: Substantial single storey late Edwardian villa of asymmetrical gabled form. Hipped main roof with front and side gables on opposing ends with main roof swept down over corner verandah at lower pitch. Main roof of terra cotta shingle tiles with distinctive Art Nourveau influenced chimneys roughcast rendered with exposed brickwork decoration. Vertically slatted gable screens. Rear skillion. Paired box windows of double hung sashes with three pane upper sash. Tuck pointed with original front door case. Later, c.1940s brick fence with wrought iron gate and a detached later garage.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
National Trust (Parramatta Branch): Good.
Modifications and dates: National Trust (Parramatta Branch) supplied Year Started.


Historical notes: This land was purchased by Edward Brown in December 1907 for £80. It appears to have been built shortly afterwards since it is shown on the Water Board Detail Survey of 1914.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
This item is 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 PlanAmendment No 2 20 Apr 01 711979

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Parramatta Heritage Review2004 National Trust (Parramatta Branch)  No

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2245038

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