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Federation Houses and Boatsheds

Item details

Name of item: Federation Houses and Boatsheds
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: House
Primary address: Drummoyne Avenue (Opposite Intersection With Wrights Road), Drummoyne, NSW 2047
Parish: Concord
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Canada Bay
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Drummoyne Avenue (Opposite Intersection With Wrights Road)DrummoyneCanada BayConcordCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

The quality of these houses and boatsheds represent the suburban-waterfront character established in Drummoyne in the early 20th century.
Date significance updated: 30 Nov 07
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Description

Designer/Maker: Byera Hadley (boatshed 10 Drummoyne Avenue)
Construction years: 1910-1922
Physical description: Three federation houses (including "Shalimar" - see separate listing) with remnants of original gardens and excellent federation boatsheds. The central building to this group is unfortunately screened from the water by a recent brick structure. The quality of these houses and boatsheds represent the suburban-waterfront character established in Drummoyne in the early 20th century.
Further information: Thematic context: A Place of Residence Suburban to Sydney.
Former use: Boatshed

History

Historical notes: The boatshed at 10 Drummoyne Avenue, Drummoyne was designed by Byera Hadley c. 1922 for Charles A. Copeland Esq.

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 (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
The quality of these houses and boatsheds represent the suburban-waterfront character established in Drummoyne in the early 20th century.
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
Regional Environmental PlanFederation House Boatshed2128 Sep 05 1197648
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Parramatta River Heritage Study1985 Fox & Associates  No

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
WrittenHeritage Assessment and History2007Statement of Environmental Effects for alterations to boatshed at 10 Drummoyne Avenue, Drummoyne

Note: internet links may be to web pages, documents or images.

Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2891447


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