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House

Item details

Name of item: House
Other name/s: Remornie
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 3 Poolman Street, Abbotsford, NSW 2046
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
3 Poolman StreetAbbotsfordCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

The building is a good representative example of the Federation bungalow style and with its neighbour no. 1 forms a good pair of residences with streetscape value and demonstrates the subdivision patterns that have taken place throughout the history of the area.
Date significance updated: 05 Jan 07
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Description

Physical description: A fine Federation Bungalow indicating the style of development that took place throughout the area which has now largely disappeared. The house has well finished detail and excellent bungalow form with slate roof extending over the verandah with a change of pitch, rough cast finish to chimneys, simple timber detail to verandah and face brick construction.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Good
Date condition updated:05 Jan 07
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

History

Historical notes: The site of Tara-Wera was subdivided in 1928.

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages Suburbanisation-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
The building is a good representative example of the Federation bungalow style and with its neighbour no. 3 forms a good pair of residences with streetscape value.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
The building is a good representative example of the Federation bungalow style and with its neighbour no. 3 forms a good pair of residences with streetscape value and demonstrates the subdivision patterns that have taken place throoughout the history of the area.
Integrity/Intactness: 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.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanHouse38608 Mar 08 301464
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Drummoyne Heritage Study1988 Perumal Murphy Pty Ltd  Yes
Drummoyne Heritage Study Review1996 Paul Davies & Associates  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: 2891120


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