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Architectural Model - Terrace House, Albert Park, circa 1880 Object Reg. No: SH 891639

Model of a Terrace House, Victoria Avenue, Albert Park Victoria. Model depicts a two-storey, single-fronted terrace house built circa 1880. Such terraces are a typical housing type of inner-city Melbourne.

Model was made by Alan Chandler in 1989.
Two-storey, single-fronted terrace house. Front elevation: front verandah, balcony, iron lace and cast iron balustrade, iron ornamental fence, parapet. Two arched windows and panelled front door with sidelights; three arched windows on upper level. Ornamental parapet. First section: gable roof, then two triangular roofs with central gutter, four chimneys. A second wing, on left boundary of block, with gable roof. Metal roof. Back garden with brick fence and double car-port.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Jamie Learmonth - Peddle Thorp and Learmonth, 1989
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 283 mm (Height), 214 mm (Width), 1068 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Dimensoins including perspex case.

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Tagged with: architectural models, architecture, housing, scale models, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Terrace House, Albert Park, circa 1880, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Architectural Design
Tertiary Classification: model homes
Model Scale: 1:50
Modelmaker: Alan Chandler & Assoc, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989
Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989
Date Used: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989

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