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Semi-Detached Dwelling

Item details

Name of item: Semi-Detached Dwelling
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Other - Residential Buildings (private)
Primary address: 15-17 Anglesea Street, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
15-17 Anglesea StreetBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good Edwardian pair with special individual interest. Despite additions and many minor alterations basic integrity is good. Intact examples now becoming rare. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 04 Oct 99
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Construction years: 1890-1915
Physical description: Good two storey Edwardian pair. Alterations include balcony balustrade to No. 15, security grilles, quarry tiling, car ports and loss of fencing. Otherwise good and quite capable of full reconstruction. Unusual design of special interest. Verandahs feature circular arches on either side of elliptical arches. Supported by thick rounded columns on square piers. Wing walls to verandahs and balconies with parapets to side walls. Tuckpointed face brick with rendered sills. Ball urns to parapet. Roughcast verandah frieze extending down to arches. Turned timber posts to balcony area. Original style doors and casement windows.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aestheteic; streetscape.
Current use: Dwelling houses.
Former use: Dwelling houses.


Historical notes: N/A

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)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria a)
[Historical significance]
Good Edwardian pair with special individual interest. Despite additions and many minor alterations basic integrity is good. Intact examples now becoming rare. Local significance.
Integrity/Intactness: Substantially intact; altered unsympathetically; reversible.
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  26 Oct 12   
Local Environmental Plan 46/4 - 001306 Dec 96   
Heritage studyWaverley Heritage Study1989   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1989 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Database number: 2620013

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