PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

These projects involved research into the history and development of the following region:

Sydney - Southern

Over 28 years we have undertaken commissions and projects across across the gamut of history and heritage practise. These relate to a variety of historical themes, heritage issues and for a variety of purposes in a variety of formats. Please click on one of the thematic, regional or outcome subheadings to see the projects that we have undertaken. We like to be challenged, we like new ideas and to address methodological issues to produce results that are effective, meaningful and reach the intended audience with ease.

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2015
Statement of Due Diligence 25 Rynan Avenue Edmondson Park

Statement of Due Diligence 25 Rynan Avenue Edmondson Park



 

Authors: Dr Steve Brown and Dr Sue Rosen

Client: P.S Graham & Associates

This report assesses the liklihood of evidence of Aboriginal occupation being found on this site proposed for sub-division.

2012
Heritage Impact Statement for Three Lavatory Blocks in Cooks Park, Rockdale LGA

Heritage Impact Statement for Three Lavatory Blocks in Cooks Park, Rockdale LGA



 

 

Authors: Mr Nick Jackson, Heritage Consultant and Mr Martin Pickrell, Architect

Client: Rockdale City Council

The objective of this report is to assess the heritage impact of the upgrading of three post c.1970 public lavatories within Cook Park, which is listed as an item of environmental heritage in Schedule 5 of the Rockdale Local Environment Plan 2011.

2012
Heritage Impact Statement: 33 Rossmore Avenue, Rossmore

Heritage Impact Statement: 33 Rossmore Avenue, Rossmore



 

 

Authors: Mr Nick Jackson, Heritage Consultant, Mr Martin Pickrell, Architect and Dr Sue Rosen, Historian and Heritage Consultant

Client: David Chan

The objective of this Heritage Impact Staement is to review the plans for proposed development, a site inspection and an assessment of the proposal considering the owner's requirements, site conditions, semi-rural context, neighbouring developments and the identified cultural heritage values of the Belfield Farm Group of heritage items.

2010
Kogarah City Council, Neverfail Bay Heritage Study.

Kogarah City Council, Neverfail Bay Heritage Study.



Client: Kogarah City Council

Authors: Sue Rosen, Historian and Nick Jackson, Heritage Consultant

This heritage study of the "Derwent and Drake Oyster Farm" at Neverfail Bay, Oatley, which is listed as being of local heritage significance in the Kogarah Local Environmental Plan assesses the heritage values of the former oyster purification plant.

2008
Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.

Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Authors: Dr Sid French (Worley Parsons) Dr Sue Rosen, Ms Emma Dortins, Ms Rosemary Kerr, Ms Julia Kensey, (Sue Rosen and Associates) 

Client: Roads and Traffic Authority

This project was an extensionof earlier heritage assessments of RTA owned and/or controlled concrete bridges across the state undertaken by Worley Parsons in association Sue Rosen & Associates, then trading as HAAH ( heritage Assessment And History).  It involved a a survey of each brige, historical research, heritage...

2006
Heritage Impact Statement - 53 Woronora Parade, Oatley - Proposed Demolition of Existing Dwelling and Construction of a New Dwelling Adjacent to a Heritage Item.

Heritage Impact Statement - 53 Woronora Parade, Oatley - Proposed Demolition of Existing Dwelling and Construction of a New Dwelling Adjacent to a Heritage Item.



 

 

Author: Emma Dortins

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to examine the impact of the demolition of the current dwelling and the construction of a new dwelling at No. 53 Woronora Parade, on the heritage significance of "Yengarie", at No. 51 Woronora Parade, adjacent, a heritage item included in Schedule 2 of the Hurstville Local Environment Plan.

2006
Heritage Impact Statement: 58 Imperial Avenue, Bondi

Heritage Impact Statement: 58 Imperial Avenue, Bondi



 

 

 

Authors: Rosemary Kerr and Martin Pickrell, Architect

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to examine the impact of alterations and additions to 58 Imperial Avenue, Bondi on the heritage values of the property and the streetscape.

2006
Heritage Impact Statement: Newtown Court House, 222 Australia Street, Newtown

Heritage Impact Statement: Newtown Court House, 222 Australia Street, Newtown



 

 

 

 

Authors: Emma Dortins and Sue Rosen

This Heritage Impact Statement examines the impact of proposed alterations to Newtown Court House, to allow the Courthouse to meet legislated health and safety requirements, on its heritage significance.

2005
Heritage Significance of  NSW pre-1948 Concrete Beam Bridges in Sydney, South West and Southern RTA Regions, BRW and HAAH for RTA.

Heritage Significance of NSW pre-1948 Concrete Beam Bridges in Sydney, South West and Southern RTA Regions, BRW and HAAH for RTA.



 

 

 

 

Authors: Sue Rosen and Sid French

This study has examined the bridges in the group, assessed them and generated a ranking table which categorises them as of State, Local or of No Heritage, or Demolished. Rankings were carried out in accordance with the criteria of the State Heritage Council, allowing them to gain significance by dint of a broad range of technical, historical, social and aesthetic yardsticks. 

2005
Heritage Impact Statement: Allawah Hotel, 470 Railway Pde, Allawah.

Heritage Impact Statement: Allawah Hotel, 470 Railway Pde, Allawah.



 

 

Authors: Laila Ellmoos, Historian and Heritage Consultant and Martin Pickrell, Architect

The objective of this Statement of Heritage Impact is to examine the impact of proposed additions and alterations to the Allawah Railway Hotel at No. 470 Railway Parade, Allawah. The property is within the Kogarah LGA and is a scheduled heritage item listed in the Kogarah Local Environment Plan, 1998.