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Lauriston - Federation House, Santa Maria Del Monte School

Item details

Name of item: Lauriston - Federation House, Santa Maria Del Monte School
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 49 The Boulevarde, Strathfield, NSW 2135
Local govt. area: Strathfield
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
49 The BoulevardeStrathfieldStrathfield  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

Situated on the corner of Margaret Street, Lauriston wan built in 1907 for renowned philatelist Amy Alfreda Vickery. The house was used as a school from 1943 and in 1951 it was taken over by the church of England and used by Trinity Grammar. In 1968 the Dominican Sisters acquired the building and it is now part of Santa Maria Del Monte School. A two storey brick building, it has a formal facade facing The Boulevarde return verandah has masonry columns on brick supports. Margaret Street facade features a square tower with arched entry and a gable. A slate hip roof has a centrally located roof dormer. Large entry doors feature stained glass fan and side lights. Formal brick gateposts, iron gates and brick and timber fence are important features. Lauriston is of local significance for its architectural qualities and historic association.
Date significance updated: 11 Jul 18
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Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanStrathfield LEP 2012I20229 Mar 13   
Local Environmental Plan 16812 Mar 99 322208

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Strathfield Heritage Study1988 Michael Fox Architects and Planners  No

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2450137

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