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Manilla Pharmacy Building

Item details

Name of item: Manilla Pharmacy Building
Other name/s: J.E. Simpson's Pharmacy
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Terrace
Primary address: 204-206 Manilla Street, Manilla, NSW 2346
Parish: Manilla
County: Darling
Local govt. area: Tamworth Regional


Lot Boundary Curtilage
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
204-206 Manilla StreetManillaTamworth RegionalManillaDarlingPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

This building is considered to be an integral component of the Manilla streetscape due to its architectural and design elements and is representative of the type of building of its time.
Date significance updated: 06 Jun 07
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Physical description: Architectural Style: Federation. Two-storey painted brick structure with awning over street & 'Manilla Pharmacy 1900' inscribed into small roof pediment.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Remains in good condition.
Date condition updated:28 Feb 07
Modifications and dates: Alterations to lower level street front. Original fa├žade replaced after storm damage 2003.
Current use: Private residence
Former use: Manilla Pharmacy

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Health-Activities associated with preparing and providing medical assistance and/or promoting or maintaining the well being of humans Philanthropy and the establishment of hospitals, maintenance of health services in rural and remote areas.-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Significant for its strong associations to the past provision of health services to the town.
SHR Criteria b)
[Associative significance]
SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
Exhibits characteristics of Federation period architecture significant in the local context.
SHR Criteria d)
[Social significance]
SHR Criteria e)
[Research potential]
SHR Criteria f)
SHR Criteria g)
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 PlanManilla Local Environmental Plan 19881   
Local Environmental PlanTamworth Regional LEP 2010i19921 Jan 11   
Heritage study     

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2471719

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