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Group of Dwellings

Item details

Name of item: Group of Dwellings
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 28-34 Kathleen Street, Queanbeyan, NSW 2620
Local govt. area: Queanbeyan
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
28-34 Kathleen StreetQueanbeyanQueanbeyan  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Example of a group of Federation period houses (c 1890-1915). Comprises numbers 28, 30, 32, 34 Kathleen Street. Part of the surviving early twentieth century building fabric of the town, that contributes to the town's historic character.
Date significance updated: 17 Aug 07
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Description

Physical description: Comprises numbers 28, 30, 32, 34 Kathleen Street. Group of single storey Edwardian style dwellings reflecting the style of Federation. Hipped corrugated iron roof broken with small gables. Verandah under the same roof with concrete block pier and rectangular timber post on top.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good.
Date condition updated:23 Jan 07
Modifications and dates: Unknown.

History

Historical notes: Most of the houses along Kathleen Street were built before 1934. The streetscape represents a mixed style of the inter-war and post war periods.

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages Development and growth of Queanbeyan town.-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Part of the surviving early twentieth century building fabric of the town, that contributes to the town's historic character.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
Example of a group of Federation period houses (c 1890-1915).
Integrity/Intactness: Largely intact.
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
Local Environmental Plan  13 Jul 07 90 

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Queanbeyan Heritage Review2007 Peter Kabaila  Yes

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2290291


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