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Aspects of Heritage


Recent Restorations

Glebe Town Hall,
Bellevue,
Walter Burley Griffin Incinerator,
Diggers Memorial,
Reussdale,
The Tramsheds  Read more »

At Risk

In November 2013, the NSW Minister for Heritage approved a recommendation from the NSW Heritage Council that the Glebe Island Bridge be placed on the State Heritage Register.
The Glebe Estate and its current parlous condition continues to concern this Society.   Read more »

Protection of Heritage

Currently there are 11 items (or groups of items) in Glebe which are listed on the State Heritage Register, which offers the highest level of statutory protection.  Read more »

Architects

Some of this State’s most influential early architects lived in Glebe and some of their work still survives here   Read more »

Building Types

The casual observer can easily identify a wide range of housing types in Glebe, from the Regency mansion, suburban villa, the large terrace, the small single-storey terrace to the freestanding cottage, a diversity reflecting the wide array of occupational groups that have made Glebe their home.  Read more »

Other Heritage Issues

Heritage trees,
House names,
Industrial archeology  Read more »