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Dwelling, Cottage

Item details

Name of item: Dwelling, Cottage
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Cottage
Primary address: 11 Cooma Avenue, Goulburn, NSW 2580
Parish: Goulburn
County: Argyle
Local govt. area: Goulburn Mulwaree
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOTX DP156244
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
11 Cooma AvenueGoulburnGoulburn MulwareeGoulburnArgylePrimary Address

Statement of significance:

This late Georgian style brick and iron cottage is of local heritage significance for its complimentary styling with other Cooma Street properties. It is significant as the home and potential practice of veterinary surgeon Edward Gordon Millsom who was a leading veterinarian in the region and horse trainer and driver in Goulburn trotting. He lived there from approximately 1926 until 1936.
Date significance updated: 13 Jan 18
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Physical description: Brick and tile cottage with single garage, and brick and iron fence


Historical notes: Gordon Edward Millsom lived at the cottage from approximately 1926 until 1936. He was born into a family of horsemen at Collingwood in 1885. He was a veterinary surgeon and by the 1920s he was the regions leading veterinarian.


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanDwelling, CottageI14320 Feb 09   

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2932253

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