The Boroondara City Council has prepared Amendment C284 to the Boroondara Planning Scheme. The land affected by the amendment is described in the tables below.

The amendment proposes to implement the recommendations of the City Of Boroondara Municipal-Wide Heritage Gap Study Volume 3: Hawthorn to introduce the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to 14 individual sites, seven heritage precincts and extend four existing heritage precincts, as described in the tables below.

New precincts

HO No. Name of Precinct/Property Properties included in the proposed HO
HO774 Cranmore Estate and Environs Precinct 238-272 & 302-340 Barkers Road,  2-32 & 1-15 Elphin Grove, 3-65 & 71-95, 60-82 & 96-104 Liddiard St, Churchill Grove, Salisbury Grove, Sercombe Grove, York Street, Bowen Street,  2-6 Vicars Street, Carrington Street, Percy Street, Moir Street, Haines Street, Bell Street, Edward Street, Hull Street, and 7-33 & 4-38 Johnson Street, Hawthorn
HO775 Glenferrie and Riversdale Roads Commercial Precinct 86 & 87-105 Riversdale Road, and 524-544 & 529-549 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
HO776 Riversdale Reserve Precinct 8-30 & 19-23 Robinson Road, and 2-28 & 7-21 Illawarra Road, Hawthorn
HO777 Riversdale Village Precinct 261-305, 282-290 & 324-332 Auburn Road, and 201-233 & 234-242 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn
HO778 Rookery Estate Precinct 2-16 & 1-7 Austin Street, 24-40 & 65-73 Evansdale Road, 2-12 & 1-11 Majore Street, and 1-21 & 14-18 Yarra Grove, Hawthorn
HO779 Victory Estate Precinct 132-142 Power Street, and 1-7 & 2-8 Gibney Street, Hawthorn
HO780 Violet Grove and Environs Precinct 3-19, 2-20 Manchester Street, Violet Grove, Marian Street, and 137-151 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn

Individual properties

HO No. Name of Precinct/Property Properties included in the proposed HO
HO781 Ardene Court Flats 11 Ardene Court, Hawthorn
HO782 Norwood Terrace 209-217 Auburn Rd, Hawthorn
HO783 Grant Dorman (former Lion Rubber Works) 544 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn
HO784 Dickie House 6 Fairview St, Hawthorn
HO785 Melbourne Croquet Club (Former Glenferrie Hill Recreation Club) 37-41 Glen St, Hawthorn (the club building with a 5m curtilage on the northern, western and southern sides (land within 5m measured from the building footprint)
HO786 St Joseph's Catholic School (formerly St John's School) 571 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn (the school building with a 4m curtilage on the western side (land within 4m measured from the building footprint) and to the adjacent property boundaries on the other three sides)
HO787 Violet Grove and Environs Precinct

3-19, 2-20 Manchester Street, Violet Grove, Marian Street, and 137-151 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn

HO788 Victorian shops 817-821 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn
HO789 Woodford 14 Glenroy Rd, Hawthorn
HO790 Dalsworth 36 Kooyongkoot Rd, Hawthorn
HO791 Farey Brothers' Bakery (former) 20-26 Liddiard St, Hawthorn
HO792 Yarralands Flats 150 Power St, Hawthorn
HO793 Shrine of St Anthony church complex 180-184 Power St, Hawthorn
HO794 Eira 13-15 Wellesley Rd, Hawthorn

Extensions to the existing precincts

HO No. Name of Precinct/Property Properties included in the proposed HO
HO146 Central Gardens Precinct extension 2-30 & 1A-15 Malmsbury Street, Hawthorn
HO149 Glenferrie Hill Precinct Extension 1-3 Wellesley Road, Hawthorn
HO164 Leslie Street Precinct Extensions (2 areas) 198-218 Auburn Road, Hawthorn (Area 1); 1-17 & 6-12 Edlington Street & 168-178 Auburn Road, Hawthorn (Area 2)
HO220 West Hawthorn Precinct Extension 5-47 & 4-40 Lennox Street; and 48 Denham Street, Hawthorn

You may inspect the amendment, any documents that support the amendment and the explanatory report about the amendment, free of charge, at the following locations:

Any person who may be affected by the amendment may make a submission to the planning authority about the amendment. Submissions must be made in writing giving the submitter’s name and contact address, clearly stating the grounds on which the amendment is supported or opposed and indicating what changes (if any) the submitter wishes to make.

Name and contact details of submitters are required for council to consider submissions and to notify such persons of the opportunity to attend council meetings and any public hearing held to consider submissions. The closing date for submissions is Tuesday 12 March 2019.

A submission must be either lodged online or be sent to Amendment C284, Strategic Planning Department, City of Boroondara, Private Bag 1, Camberwell, VIC 3124.

The planning authority must make a copy of every submission available at its office for any person to inspect free of charge for two months after the amendment comes into operation or lapses.

Phillip Storer
Chief Executive Officer, Boroondara City Council