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In Marrickville NSW on “Dual Occupancy” at 119 Addison Road Marrickville NSW 2204:

Jennifer Killen commented

This house should NOT be demolished. The "heritage report" which suggests it could be replaced by a sign is full of inaccuracies - they could not even get the name of the well-known Addison Road Community Centre correct.
They point out that the building was not heritage listed by Council but fail to acknowledge that the former Marrickville Council was not proactive on heritage matters and many councillors were ideologically opposed to heritage listing and placed no value on heritage.
As others have pointed out, this building is an important part of our shared heritage and must be retained. A good architect could design a dual occupancy with the heritage house as one component and this would add value to the whole as houses of this type are very rare.
Although I live in another suburb of the former Marrickville municipality I volunteer at the community centre several times a week and I am very familiar with the house. I had been hoping someone would restore it, which is still possible. Do not allow it to be destroyed.

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