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Item details

Name of item: House
Other name/s: Single Storey Residence
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Bungalow
Primary address: 4 Shipley Avenue, North Strathfield, NSW 2137
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
4 Shipley AvenueNorth StrathfieldCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Substantial, intact timber Federation Bungalow of uncommonly large size for this area.
Date significance updated: 03 Aug 98
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Description

Physical description: Large, weatherboard Federation Bungalow with hipped and gabled corrugated asbestos roof. Features shingled gables, splayed return verandah with turned posts, carved brackets and window sills, timber and wire mesh fence. Retains most of its original glazing including coloured glass panes.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good
Date condition updated:03 Aug 98
Modifications and dates: Requires extensive repairs and maintenance. Some glazing lost. Path lost.
Refurbished and minor rear alterations and additions 2006
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]
Substantial, intact timber Federation Bungalow of uncommonly large size for this area.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
Substantial, intact timber 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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHouse41207 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: 2890257


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