Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

COVID-19 restrictions: what's closed and what's open.

The City of Boroondara Municipal-Wide Heritage Gap Study: Volume 3 Hawthorn presents the findings and recommendations from the heritage assessment of Hawthorn and includes citations for the nominated individual heritage properties and precincts.

Current status (June 2019)

Updates to the Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study

On 17 June 2019, the Urban Planning Special Committee (UPSC) updated the Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study following public exhibition of Planning Scheme Amendment C284 which seeks to introduce the Heritage Overlay to properties identified in the study for heritage protection.

About the Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study

Council has engaged Context Pty Ltd to prepare the Municipal Wide Heritage Gap Study. The suburb assessment of Hawthorn has been completed. The study area consists of all properties located outside the existing Heritage Overlay in Hawthorn.

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

Heritage precincts

  1. Cranmore Estate and Environs Precinct
  2. Glenferrie and Riversdale Roads Commercial Precinct
  3. Riversdale Reserve Precinct
  4. Riversdale Village Precinct
  5. Rookery Estate Precinct
  6. Victory Estate Precinct
  7. Violet Grove and Environs Precinct

Heritage Precinct Extensions

  1. HO146 Central Gardens Precinct Extension: 2-30 & 1A-15 Malmsbury Street
  2. HO149 Glenferrie Hill Precinct Extension: 1-3 Wellesley Road
  3. HO164 Leslie Street Precinct Extensions: 198-218 Auburn Road (Area 1); 1-17 & 6-12 Edlington Street & 168-178 Auburn Road (Area 2)
  4. HO220 West Hawthorn Precinct Extension: 5-47 & 4-40 Lennox Street & 48 Denham Street

Individual properties

  1. 11 Ardene Court, Hawthorn
  2. 209-217 Auburn Road, Hawthorn
  3. 544 Burwood Road, Hawthorn
  4. 6 Fairview Street, Hawthorn
  5. 37-41 Glen Street, Hawthorn
  6. 571 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
  7. 556-558 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
  8. 817-821 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
  9. 14 Glenroy Road, Hawthorn
  10. 36 Kooyongkoot Road, Hawthorn
  11. 20-26 Liddiard Street, Hawthorn
  12. 150 Power Street, Hawthorn
  13. 180-184 Power Street, Hawthorn
  14. 13-15 Wellesley Road, Hawthorn

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

Contact us

For more information contact Mikaela Carter, Senior Project Planner


Municipal wide heritage gap study - Revised Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study

Heritage in Boroondara - Frequently Asked Questions

How useful was this information?