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Item details

Name of item: House and Garden
Other name/s: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Bungalow
Primary address: 54 Iandra Street, Concord West, NSW 2138
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
54 Iandra StreetConcord WestCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Intact, representative example of a Federation Bungalow, set in an early twentieth century streetscape. Period layout with some intact elements and generally in sympathy with late Federation house. Notable in streetscape.
Date significance updated: 02 May 08
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Description

Physical description: Federation Bungalow in tuckpointed red brick with corbelled and liver brick detailing. Hipped and gabled terracotta tile roof extending over the verandah. Gabled entrance portico over stairs. Features half-timbered gable, facetted bay window, leadlit "oeil-de-boeuf", French doors, timber posts with continuous carved brackets and valence, intricate leadlight, tesselated tiling and matching garage.

Front garden has low masonary fence with steel rails. Tesselated tile path and glazed tile risers to steps (c.1920s). Double concrete drive strips (c.1940/50). Buffalo lawn and border planting beds. Characteristic shrubs/trees include bluish cypress(?) c.7m, hybiscus, olive daisy and dwarf nandina.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good
Date condition updated:21 Jul 98
Modifications and dates: Brick side addition. Steel hand rails added to stairs. Fence does not appear original. Security grilles added.
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]
Intact, representative example of a Federation Bungalow, set in an early twentieth century streetscape. Period layout with some intact elements and generally in sympathy with late Federation house. Notable in streetscape.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
Intact, representative example of a Federation Bungalow, set in an early twentieth century streetscape. Period layout with some intact elements and generally in sympathy with late 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 PlanHouse26907 Mar 08 301464
Within a conservation area on an LEPYaralla Estate Conservation AreaO07 Mar 08 301464
Heritage study     

Study details

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

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2890177


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