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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Other name/s: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 108 Burwood Road, Concord, NSW 2137
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
108 Burwood RoadConcordCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address
La Mascotte AvenueConcordCanada Bay  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

A substantial and intact example of a corner design Federation house.
Date significance updated: 10 Jun 98
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Description

Construction years: 1900-1910
Physical description: A substantial Federation corner house. Red brick with liver brick detailing. Sweeping, slate gambrel roof extends over a return verandah. Features Art Deco style glazing to splayed bay window, an oeil de bouef, timber shingles and brackets to bay window awning, and ornate fretwork. Displays remnants of an early black, green and cream paint scheme.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good
Date condition updated:12 Aug 98
Modifications and dates: New front door. Screen door added. Sidelight to main door replaced. Front fence removed.
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

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)-
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Land tenure-Activities and processes for identifying forms of ownership and occupancy of land and water, both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
A substantial and intact example of a corner design Federation house.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
A substantial and intact example of a corner design Federation house.
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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHouse5207 Mar 08 301464
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Concord Heritage Study Review1998 Perumal Murphy Wu Pty Ltd  Yes

References, internet links & images

None

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2890043


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