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Item details

Name of item: House
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: 3 Wolseley Street, Drummoyne, NSW 2047
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
3 Wolseley StreetDrummoyneCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address
Lower St Georges CrescentDrummoyneCanada BayConcordCumberlandAlternate Address

Statement of significance:

The house is of high significance as part of a group at the end of St Georges Crescent which form a very fine streetscape and the house is capable of refurbishment. It is one of a group of fine Federation houses that typified development around the waterfront of Drummoyne.
Date significance updated: 09 Nov 07
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Description

Physical description: A relatively intact Federation house on a terraced site, in poor overall condition but retaining its original features. The front verandah is enclosed and there are several additions to the rear including a garage. The front garden is terraced in stone and the house sits on a stone base with stone stairs to the verandah.
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
Deteriorated
Date condition updated:09 Nov 07
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence

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 house is of high significance as part of a group at the end of St Georges Crescent which form a very fine streetscape and the house is capable of refurbishment. It is one of a group of fine Federation houses that typified development around the waterfront of Drummoyne.
SHR Criteria g)
[Representativeness]
It is one of a group of fine Federation houses that typified development around the waterfront of Drummoyne.
Integrity/Intactness: Altered, extended unsympathetically
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 PlanHouse50507 Mar 08 301464
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
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: 2891173


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