Federation architecture refers to the architectural style of Australian homes built around the decades before and after 1900 AD. This site is a backup to Federation-House.wikispaces.com, which closed down in 2018. The new Federation-House.com site links to these blogs, but many old links to the Wikispaces site are unfortunately still present.
A rare example of Federation Arts and Crafts style in Strathfield
Situated on a commanding corner block is this magnificent 5 bedroom 2 storey Federation residence set in a sought after Golden Mile location on 135 x 125ft or 1568m park like grounds.
Spacious formal lounge, elegant family dining room, modern kitchen, 4 bathrooms, sunroom, study, detached fully equipped rumpus room, outdoor entertaining area, in-ground pool, double garage plus additional off street parking for several cars
Virtual Tours of 110-112 Homebush Road, STRATHFIELD
Number 110 Homebush Road is a 1,568sq. metre allotment on the south east corner of Woodward Street.
The Federation, Arts and Crafts style dwelling is considered rare in the Strathfield Local Government Area.
Over the years the original dwelling has been added to and extended;
Trojan DA “Whispers” hit Strathfield Council
Property no. 110 Homebush Road, Strathfield is only meters away from Strathfield Council. As per media reports this property was recently sold after being on market for a while. 110 Homebush Road is a heritage listed property and therefore in practical terms very hard to be developed due to planning rules. This is exactly why many people around Strathfield believed it remained on the market for a while. Ultimately it was sold for about $1.9 million.110 Homebush Road is indeed very big piece of land
and is one of the biggest in comparison to the neighboring properties. It is believed that Danny Lim organised the crowd to attend the above meeting and register their protest. The DA for this property is on Exhibition and can be accessed online from Strathfield Councilwebsite here
The DA Plans for this property specifies that the owner wishes to convert the premises from a residence to a child care centre catering for 30 children. The cost of works has been estimated by the applicant to be $200,000.
But one of the letters that is being circulated around says that ” There are also a large number of competition of other commercially run childcare centres – on Homebush Road (next to South Strathfield Primary School) and also up on Liverpool Road, South Strathfield (near the Bowling Ally) that are both relatively new and understood to be still struggling to gain Children to care for. It ishard to understand the commercial motive of the applicant….It is hard to see how the proposed use is in line with serving greater good…