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House - Terang

Item details

Name of item: House - Terang
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Semi-Detached House
Primary address: 107 Victoria Street, Temora, NSW 2666
Parish: Bundawarrah - Temora
County: Bland
Local govt. area: Temora
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
107 Victoria StreetTemoraTemoraBundawarrah - TemoraBlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

The pair of semi-detached houses are an unusual building type from the late Victorian / Federation period. They are in sound condition and in a prominent location. "Terang" has had a sympathetic extension completed in 1996.
Date significance updated: 09 Jun 11
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Construction years: 1905-1905
Physical description: One of a pair of semi detached brick houses in the Late Victorian Style. The houses are constructed in local face brickwork and have asymetrical bay windows, decorative cast-iron lace work and iron rooves.


Historical notes: Originally these residences were one title. It was built c 1905 by John Brett (grazier from "The Curragh", Quandary) who came from western Victoria. In the 1917 Rates, P. Naylor is recorded as the occupant. In November 1921 the property was transferred to Elizabeth Agnes King (of "Tara", Wyalong, whose husband was RJ (Rody) King, a sawmiller from Wyalong. Elizabeth's daughter, Philomena and Margaret, subdivided the land into two separate titles in January 1943. "Terang" (Section A) was transferred to the Player family, then Jack Collis (a tailor) in the early 1950s, then William and Eileen Sutton in the early 1960s, and in 1995, Glen Robinson purchased the home for his mother, Doris Robinson-West, who is the current (2006) resident. One time residents of this house, after their marriage in 1924, were Staff and Marge Millar of Miller & James (Stock and Station Agents, Temora). Another resident was the Hanos family, Mrs Hanos lived at the back, later George and Lulu (Hanos) Patsiledes lived at the back.

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. (none)-


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan 1505 Jun 87 093 
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Temora Shire Community based Heritage Study2003 David Scobie Architects Pty Ltd  Yes

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
WrittenBeth Phillips.2003Miller & James, Warracknabeal, Temora and Gilgandra.

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2480044

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