Melbourne Architect Christopher Cowper[Previous Post: National Trust Tasmanian Heritage Register 8 .... Next Post: ]
The Grace Park Estate was formed from several lots purchased by Michael or Julia Lynch between 1846 and 1847, forming grounds to Grace Park House, constructed before 1858.
|Winning designs for Grace Park Estate|
|Arden 1045 Burke Road Hawthorn East, VIC|
|Streetview, 49 Lansell Road, Toorak VIC 3142|
While architect Christopher Cowper is best known for his Federation‐era designs, his interwar‐era work is lesser known today and the characteristics and defining works from this period have not been examined in depth but merit further study.
|Constantia, 9 Hilda Crescent, Hawthorn VIC|
constructed in 1907, this is Cowper's own home.
A single storey Queen Anne house, part of a group in Hilda Crescent designed by Christopher Cowper (1 Hilda Crescent (1909), 9 (1907), and 15 Hilda Crescent (1910), and probably 21 Hilda Crescent, (1908) Hawthorn). Cowper reputedly also designed 11 Chrystobel Street and 13 Linda Crescent, Hawthorn.
|Hawthorn Motor Garage (Hawthorn Historical Society)|
The former Hawthorn Motor Garage at 735 Glenferrie Road is classified by the National Trust of Victoria.
The former Hawthorn Motor Garage is a single storey brick building which is now the oldest known purpose-built motor garage in Victoria.
|15 Hilda Crescent, Hawthorn|
|Streetview, 19 Lisson Grove Hawthorn Boroondara City|
The house at 19 Lisson Grove, Hawthorn, is of local historical and architectural significance as a good and relatively externally intact example of an attic storey Federation-era bungalow which demonstrates the transitional period from villa to bungalow architecture.
"Set on some 14,750 sq ft (approx.) of private gardens, the home comprises grand entry, formal sitting, formal dining, study, kitchen with meals area and 6 bedrooms. The established grounds include a swimming pool and a lock-up garage plus double carport."
54 Mary Street in Hawthorn is part of the wonderful Grace Park precinct. The land size is very good at just under 1400m2 and the block has excellent width.
|17a Fitzroy Street, ST KILDA VIC 3182|
|17A Fitzroy Street, St Kilda|
Vial House, 23-25 and Part 27 Canterbury Road, Camberwell, VIC
|Streetview, Vial House, 23-25 and Part 27 Canterbury Road, Camberwell|