Glenrock Homestead | NSW Environment & Heritage

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Glenrock Homestead

Item details

Name of item: Glenrock Homestead
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Homestead building
Primary address: 7932 The Snowy River Way, Jindabyne, NSW 2627
Local govt. area: Snowy River
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
7932 The Snowy River WayJindabyneSnowy RiverABINGTONWALLACEPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Glenrock is a representative example of a Victorian period vernacular homestead built of stone.
Date significance updated: 16 Nov 11
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Construction years: 1890-
Physical description: Single storey stone house with pitched corrugated iron roof, front verandah and weatherboard addition. A number of corrugated iron sheds and mature plantings complete the site.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Date condition updated:24 May 09
Current use: Dwelling


Historical notes: Glenrock was built in the late 19th century.

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Accommodation-Activities associated with the provision of accommodation, and particular types of accommodation – does not include architectural styles – use the theme of Creative Endeavour for such activities. Building in stone-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Glenrock was built in the late 19th century.
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
The building displays typical late Victorian features such as panelled doors and multi paned sash windows. The design is colonial vernacular.
SHR Criteria g)
Representative of Victorian rural vernacular architecture and Monaro stone buildings.
Integrity/Intactness: Good
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 I15813 Dec 13   
Local Environmental PlanAmend No 15712 May 00  4053

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Snowy River Heritage Study19981.26Tropman & Tropman  Yes

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2410046

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