Ypres | NSW Environment, Energy and Science

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Item details

Name of item: Ypres
Other name/s: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Bungalow
Primary address: 14 La Mascotte Avenue, Concord, NSW 2137
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
14 La Mascotte AvenueConcordCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Intact, representative example of a late Federation Bungalow.
Date significance updated: 21 Jul 98
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Physical description: Symmetrical, late Federation Bungalow in red brick with liver brick detailing. Hipped terracotta tile roof with central half-timbered pediment. Features double timber posts and angular brackets, coloured glass panes, high waisted door, matching fence and gate.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Date condition updated:21 Jul 98
Modifications and dates: Security door added.
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence


Historical notes: Ypres was built in World War I. Since then it has been owned by two families; the family who built the house and the parents of the current owner (2010).

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 late Federation Bungalow.
SHR Criteria g)
Intact, representative example of a late Federation Bungalow.
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 PlanHouse "Ypres"27807 Mar 08 301464
Heritage study     

Study details

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

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
Oral History 2010Telephone communication between Elaine Peterson and Pamela Hubert, 10 June 2010

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2890181

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