PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

Over 31 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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2017 December
Site Development of Inverell Hospital

Site Development of Inverell Hospital



 

 

There are serveral distinct phases of building activity observable on the site of Inverell Hospital; starting with the original 1877 hospital, through the 'new' 1935 hospital, to the wings added from the 1960s onward. 

We used architectural plans and related material obtained from the archives of both the NSW Department of Public Works and State Record Authority to map out a relative timeline of the construction of the various hospital and service buildings extant on the site.

Authors: Liz...

2017 December
Heritage Impact Statement: 67 Millett Street, Hurstville

Heritage Impact Statement: 67 Millett Street, Hurstville



The Victorian Italiante Overdale in Millett Street, Hurstville was built in the late 1880's in a second release of the Dalmorton Estate subdivision. How could one resist buying a block of land with a sales pitch like this.... 

“Do you wish to enjoy the inestimable boon of good health? Do you wish to breathe the pure air of Heaven? Do you wish to feast your eyes on the lovely scenery? If so,...

2017 August
Aboriginal Heritage Due Diligence Assessment Report, 215 Seventh Avenue, Austral

Aboriginal Heritage Due Diligence Assessment Report, 215 Seventh Avenue, Austral



 

 

 

The purpose of this statement of due diligence is to determine if Aboriginal objects or declared Aboriginal Places occur, or are likely to occur, across 215 Seventh Avenue, Austral.

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen, David Burke and Liz Gorman

2017
Plan of Management for the Alison Homestead Museum, Wyong,

Plan of Management for the Alison Homestead Museum, Wyong,



 

 

This plan of management provides heritage assessment and heritage conservation policies for the Alison Homestead site and management guidelines to govern its future use.

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen, Dr Noni Boyd, Christine Hay, and Liz Gorman.

 

2017

Statement of Heritage Impact for 346 Oxford Street, Paddington



Statement of Heritage Impact for the installation of an ATM at 346 Oxford Street, Paddington. 

The site is located in the Paddington Conservation Area on the Woollahra 015 LEP.

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

 

 

2017
Monkerai Bridge over Karuah River, Conservation Management Plan

Monkerai Bridge over Karuah River, Conservation Management Plan



 

 

Monkerai Bridge is a timber truss bridge over the Karuah River at Monkerai, New South Wales. It is located on the unsealed Weismantels - Dingadee Road (Main Road No.101), also known as Monkerai Road.  The road was constructed as part of the original formation of that line of road.

Of the old PWD design, the bridge was constructed in 1882, making it the second-oldest surviving timber truss road bridge in New South...

2016 September
Heritage Impact Statement: for alterations and additions to 69 Ryan  Street located in the Brennan Estate Conservation Area, Lilyfield

Heritage Impact Statement: for alterations and additions to 69 Ryan Street located in the Brennan Estate Conservation Area, Lilyfield



Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Mr Martin Pickrell

Client: Justin Long Designs

This HIS examined the impact of alterations to the residence on the heritage values of the Conservation Area and assessed the proposal against Leichardt council's DCP requirements.

2016 March
Heritage Impact of Fencing at 25-27 Wongala Crescent, Beecroft

Heritage Impact of Fencing at 25-27 Wongala Crescent, Beecroft



Author: Dr Sue Rosen 

This report examines the Heritage Impact of proposed fence at 25-27 Wongala Crescent, Beecroft on the Beecroft Village precinct of the Beecroft Cheltenham Conservation Area.

2016 August
Heritage Impact Statement: 15 Napier Street, Lindfield

Heritage Impact Statement: 15 Napier Street, Lindfield



Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Dr Roy Lumby

Thsi heritage impact statement forms part of the development application for the demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a new residence in the Lindfield West Heritage Conservation Area on the Ku-ring-gai LEP

2016 April
History Report: 228 Pennant Hills Road, Carlingford

History Report: 228 Pennant Hills Road, Carlingford



 

This heritage listing was reviewed and historical research was undertaken by historian and heritage consultant, Dr Sue Rosen to identify the history of the site as stage one of a review of the existing heritage assessment

Author: Dr Sue Rosen