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Item details

Name of item: Item
Primary address: 2 Council Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
2 Council StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address
Dalley StreetBondi JunctionWaverley  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

Very good example of a corner Federation design with many fine features. Little altered. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 24 Oct 99
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Construction years: 1890-1915
Physical description: Good corner Federation house. Standard diagonal plan arrangement with verandah on two frontages. Simple timber posts above stone capped brick piers. Terra cotta tiled roof, with ridge capping. Excellent flying timber gables. Canted bay below on Dalley Street. Roughcast below on Council Street. "Oeil de boeuf". Many windows retain excellent leadlight. Some windows reglazed in butterscotch glass. Triple casement windows. Large arched skylight below Council Street gable. Main door is later. No major alterations but bricks lacquered. Good stone fence.
Further information: Reasons for listing: Architectural; aesthetic; streetscape.
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]
Very good example of a corner Federation design with many fine features. Little altered. 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  26 Oct 12   
Local Environmental Plan  06 Dec 96   
Heritage studyWaverley Heritage Study1990   

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990 Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Database number: 2620122

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