Federation architecture refers to the architectural style of Australian homes built around the decades before and after 1900 AD. This site is a backup to Federation-House.wikispaces.com, which closed down in 2018. The new Federation-House.com site links to these blogs, but many old links to the Wikispaces site are unfortunately still present.
Roscraig, 21 Mortimer Avenue Mount Stuart, Tasmania
Historic Tasmanian home with department store fame
By Jennifer Duke – Friday, 20 December 2013 at http://www.propertyobserver.com.au
Noted as one of Hobart’s ‘true’ mansions, 1905-built Roscraig was constructed for Mr Brownell, the owner of Brownell Brothers Ltd, the first department store in Hobart.