Author: Dr Sue Rosen and Liz Gorman
The objective of this report is to assess the heritage impact of the demolition of unsympathetic additions at the rear of the building and constructing a second story addition on the lot and it's impacts on the streetscape, Conservation area and the heritage items nearby. 5 Park Avenue Beecroft is located in the Plateau Precinct of the Beecroft-Cheltenham Heritage Conservation Area of the Hornsby Development...
Authors: Liz Gorman and Dr Sue Rosen
Client: Martin Pickrell Design
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...
Authors: Liz Gorman & Dr Sue Rosen
Client: Pankaj and Rashi Singla
Infill development in the early 1970s saw this residence built at 29 Murray Rd. Up until then, the site was part of the garden of Maitai; the late 1890's property built by Albert Wachsmann at No.31. A native of New Zealand, Wachsmann named the property after the river that flowed through his hometown of Nelson.
A keen gardener, he laid out a formal garden around...
Authors: Dr Sue Rosen, Dr. Roy Lumby & Liz Gorman
Client: Alex Catania
This Californian-style bungalow was constructed by local buider William Mitchell in 1920. We know the date because Mitchell carved it into one of the sandstone blocks on the front verandah. Not only had this and a neighbouring 1920's bungalow been beautifully kept - retaining much of their original detailing - but their backyard had a good story; once home to a grand residence and some pretty grand personalities.
Our report documenting...
The Epping community are not alone in their plight to stop their irreplaceable heritage streetscapes being forcibly flattened in the name of 'progress'.
The following opinion piece by Aidan Anderson appears as first published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 July 2018.
Look around Sydney and you’ll see battles being waged in nearly every suburb between residents’ action groups and the state government. From Penrith...
Over the past five months, Sue Rosen has been assisting the Epping Civic Trust in their plight to save a locally iconic heritage-listed cottage from demolition.
The Victorian cottage, built circa 1900, is located at 48 Oxford Street, Epping. The current development application proposes to demolish all the buildings at 44-48 Oxford Street to make way for a high-density apartment complex.
The site is located in the 'Epping Town Centre Urban Activation Precinct'; an area...
Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Martin Pickrell
This Statement of Heritage Impact has been prepared to accompany a development application demolition of the existing dwelling at 35 Lenthall Street, Kensington. It is not listed as a heritage item in Schedule 5 of Randwick (LEP) 2012. It is, however, located within the West Kensington Conservation Area.
Authors: Dr Sue Rosen and Mr Martin Pickrell
Client: Architect: Ken Baird
This report assessed the heritage impact of subdivision, demolition of an intrusive element, construction of a new dwelling and restoration of an earlier dweiing in the Former Macdonaldtown Conservation Area in the City of Sydney LEP.
Author: Dr Sue Rosen
Client: Rescom Projects
This heritage impact statement comments on the impact on the heritage qualities of the Hunter's Hill Conservation Area and on nearby heritage listed residences of the demolition of the existing residence, identified as an intrusive element in the Conservation Area, and construction of a new more sympathetic residence.
Authors: Mr Nick Jackson, Archaeologist and Heritage Consultant, Mr Martin Pickrell, Architect and Heritage Consultant and Dr Sue Rosen, Historian and Heritage Consultant
Client: John Jabbour
The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to examine and advise on the heritage issues relating to the proposed demolition of the cottage at No. 16 Douglas Street, Clovelly. This cottage is listed as a heritage item of local significance and is subject to the...