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House - Girrawilla

Item details

Name of item: House - Girrawilla
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 62 Napier Street, Tamworth, NSW 2340
Local govt. area: Tamworth Regional
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
62 Napier StreetTamworthTamworth Regional  Primary Address

Statement of significance:

The house is a fine example of Federation architecture.
Date significance updated: 01 May 01
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Physical description: Large federation era house with pyramidal roof and deep verandahs on all sides. The verandah is supported on pairs of square timber columns and front entrance is by a gabled section in the roof.

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
The item is architecturally significant.
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 PlanHouse "Girrawilla"    
Local Environmental PlanTamworth Regional LEP 2010i43321 Jan 11   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Tamworth Heritage Study19862Jonathan Falk Planning Consultants Pty Ltd  No

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
WrittenJonathan Falk Planning Consultants Pty Ltd1986Tamworth Heritage Study

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2470130

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