Historic Banyule Homestead, located in Buckingham Drive, Heidelberg has a Development Application pending (Notice dated 11 May, 2011) to subdivide the land and build a number of townhouses.
Please act URGENTLY to oppose this development which would ruin our neighbourhood character and diminish such a wonderful historic piece of Banyule & Melbourne‘s history.
Details of the Development Application with Heritage Victoria are available at http://www.dpcd.vic.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/62495/Heritage-Impact-Statement.pdf
Lodgement of your objection should be posted to :
55 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Please reference: Application No. P14284 dated 11 May 2011 ; Heritage Victoria property No. H0926
Note Heritage Victoria will receive Objections after the 14 day deadline of 25 May, 2011 but only very soon thereafter.
A copy of suggested Objection points that was circulated to residents located in Buckingham Drive, will be available in our next ‘blog’
We urge you to write to Heritage Victoria and help protect the Banyule Homestead and grounds from development.