The ‘City of Boroondara Municipal-Wide Heritage Gap Study: Volume 6 Hawthorn East’ presents the findings and recommendations from the heritage assessment of Hawthorn East and includes citations for the nominated individual heritage properties and precincts.

About the Hawthorn East Heritage Gap Study

Council has engaged Context to prepare the Municipal Wide Heritage Gap Study . The sixth study to be prepared is for the suburb of Hawthorn East. The study area consists of all properties located outside the existing Heritage Overlay in Hawthorn East. 

The draft study has now been completed and has identified the following properties and precincts to be of local heritage significance:

Individual properties

  1. 406 Barkers Road, Hawthorn East
  2. 452 Barkers Road, Hawthorn East 
  3. 16 Beaconsfield Road, Hawthorn East
  4. 64 Campbell Road, Hawthorn East
  5. 43 Clive Road, Hawthorn East
  6. 20 Denmark Hill Road, Hawthorn East
  7. 41 Harcourt Street, Hawthorn East
  8. 40 Havelock Road, Hawthorn East
  9. 5 & 7 Higham Road, Hawthorn East
  10. 29 Leura Grove, Hawthorn East
  11. 100 Pleasant Road, Hawthorn East
  12. 336 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn East
  13. 475-477 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn East
  14. Tram Shelter between 439a and 441 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn East
  15. 417-419 Tooronga Road, Hawthorn East
  16. 500-512 Tooronga Road, Hawthorn East
  17. 8 Tower Place, Hawthorn East
  18. 9 Widford Street, Hawthorn East 
  19. 157 Auburn Road, Hawthorn and 3 Russell's Place, Hawthorn East

Heritage precincts 

  1. Brickfields Environs Precinct
  2. Burwood Road Estate Precinct
  3. Smith’s Paddock Precinct
  4. Longford Estate and Environs Precinct
  5. Essington Estate and Environs Precinct
  6. Stonyhurst and Athol Estates Precinct
  7. Havelock Road, Denmark Hill Road and Linton Court Precinct
  8. Victoria Road Precinct

Heritage precinct extensions 

  1. HO161 Ryeburne Avenue Precinct - 116-130 Harcourt Street, Hawthorn East

These places are recommended for inclusion in the Heritage Overlay under the Boroondara Planning Scheme. 

Current status (December 2018)

Preliminary consultation - Report on outcomes

Council officers have completed a review of the feedback received during preliminary consultation on the draft Hawthorn East Heritage Gap Study.  

The Urban Planning Special Committee (UPSC) will consider a report on the outcomes of the preliminary consultation at its meeting on 17 December 2018. You can access a copy of the officers’ report  which contains the recommendations regarding the Hawthorn East Heritage Gap Study. 

Affected and adjoining property owners/occupiers and anyone who provided Council with feedback as part of the preliminary consultation process will have the opportunity to address the UPSC in support of their feedback. 

Contact us

For more information contact Alexander Antoniadis, Strategic Planner:

•    phone: 9278 4987
•    email: [email protected] 


Municipal wide heritage gap study - Hawthorn East (pdf 28.5mb)

Municipal wide heritage gap study - Fact sheet (pdf 254kb)

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