Cottesloe | NSW Environment & Heritage

Culture and heritage



Item details

Name of item: Cottesloe
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Community Facilities
Category: School of Arts
Primary address: 310 Bondi Road, Bondi, NSW 2026
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
310 Bondi RoadBondiWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good intact example of a standard Federation house, also featuring some exceptional detailling. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 23 Oct 99
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Construction years: 1890-1915
Physical description: Good Federation house, c. 1905. Tuckpointed face brick with elaborate mouldings around openings. Excellent chimneys. Terra cotta tiled roof continues down over verandah. Standard asymmetrical form, with verandah returning to one side. Simple posts and brackets. Partly glassed in on one corner. All brick gable with collar tie and finial. Rectangular bay below. Windows of special note, each with 9 upper panes, some coloured. Good door with sidelights and skylight. Original gates and picket fence of special note.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic.
Current use: Dwelling house
Former use: Dwelling house

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 intact example of a standard Federation house, also featuring some exceptional detailling. Local significance.
Integrity/Intactness: Substantially intact.
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  06 Dec 96   
Local Environmental Plan  26 Oct 12   
Heritage studyWaverley Heritage Study1990   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Database number: 2620064

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