Dalgety Terrace | NSW Environment & Heritage

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Dalgety Terrace

Item details

Name of item: Dalgety Terrace
Type of item: Built
Location: Lat: -33.8569009270 Long: 151.2022103880
Primary address: 7, 9, 11, 13 Dalgety Terrace, Millers Point, NSW 2000
Parish: St Philip
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Sydney
Local Aboriginal Land Council: Metropolitan
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
PART LOT103 DP1129795
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
7, 9, 11, 13 Dalgety TerraceMillers PointSydneySt PhilipCumberlandPrimary Address


Organisation NameOwner CategoryDate Ownership Updated
NSW Land and Housing CorporationState Government21 Oct 98

Statement of significance:

This substantial painted stone three storey stone terrace is an important element in the Millers Point landscape.

It is part of the Millers Point Conservation Area, an intact residential and maritime precinct. It contains residential buildings and civic spaces dating from the 1830's and is an important example of C19th adaptation of the landscape.
Date significance updated: 23 Nov 00
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Physical description: A fine, substantial early nineteenth century terrace with twelve pane windows, central carriageway, with semi circular fan light. This residence has two bedrooms. Storeys: 3 Construction: Painted rendered masonry walls, corrigated galvanised iron roof, painted timber joinery. Style: Old Colonial Regency Orientation: Overlooking Towns Place
Physical condition and/or
Archaeological potential:
External: Good
Modifications and dates: External: Shutters removed, some fenestration modernised, some windows infilled. - Last inspected: 19/02/95
Current use: Residence
Former use: Residence


Historical notes: Millers Point is one of the earliest areas of European settlement in Australia, and a focus for maritime activities. This early C19th terrace is shown on an 1854 map and was possibly constructed c.1830 (see Howard Tanner Conservation Study. First tenanted by Department of Housing in 1986.

Procedures /Exemptions

Section of actDescriptionTitleCommentsAction date
57(2)Exemption to allow workStandard Exemptions SCHEDULE OF STANDARD EXEMPTIONS
Notice of Order Under Section 57 (2) of the Heritage Act 1977

I, the Minister for Planning, pursuant to subsection 57(2) of the Heritage Act 1977, on the recommendation of the Heritage Council of New South Wales, do by this Order:

1. revoke the Schedule of Exemptions to subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act made under subsection 57(2) and published in the Government Gazette on 22 February 2008; and

2. grant standard exemptions from subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act 1977, described in the Schedule attached.

Minister for Planning
Sydney, 11 July 2008

To view the schedule click on the Standard Exemptions for Works Requiring Heritage Council Approval link below.
Sep 5 2008
21(1)(b)Conservation Plan submitted for endorsement7-9 Dalgety Terrace May 4 2016
21(1)(b)Conservation Plan submitted for endorsementCMP for 11-13 Dalgety Terrace Feb 2 2018

PDF Standard exemptions for works requiring Heritage Council approval


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Heritage Act - State Heritage Register 0086702 Apr 99 271546
Heritage Act - s.170 NSW State agency heritage register     
Register of the National Estate  21 Mar 78   

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
WrittenRobertson & Hindmarsh Pty20167-9 Dalgety Terrace, Millers Point - Conservation Management Plan

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Heritage Office
Database number: 5045204

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