Time honoured home designs

Time honoured home designs
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These beautiful homes pay tribute to the stunning architecture of the Victorian and early-Federation periods

Fair Dinkum Federation Series
Featured here is the Caulfield, from a range of seven different sizes and floorplans. The 24-square (223m²) home is only $124,985 for the deluxe, lock-up package, including GST. Inside the home you will find four bedrooms, a living room, meals-area/family room, kitchen with walk-in pantry, laundry and two bathrooms. When built on a project-managed basis, the home takes approximately 16 weeks to construct, with a choice of weatherboard or brick.

As the name suggests, the Harkaway Homes Fair Dinkum Federation Series Caulfield is an authentic-reproduction Federation home with a wide range of traditional features. These include high 3.6m external walls, 3m ceilings, a Federation roofline, integrated verandah, leadlight-topped box-bay windows, leadlight front-door frame with cricket-bat-entry door, Federation-line casement windows, Federation friezes and French doors.

The completely stabilised, prefabricated wall frames and trusses are kiln-dried and termite-resistant. Full-frame erection is included, as are Federation cappings and fixings, Colorbond roofing and Victorian ash windows. Internal linings, plumbing, electrical, kitchen and floor are not included.

Pavilion Roofline Series
Featured is the Rokeby Pavilion Courtyard, from a range of seven different sizes and floorplans. The 24-square, or 223m² home is priced at $111,120 for the deluxe lock-up package. The home includes a family room, lounge room, dining room, rumpus room, kitchen with a walk-in pantry, two bathrooms and a laundry.

This authentic-reproduction Victorian home features a wide range of traditional features, including high exterior walls (12ft or 3.6m),a period roofline, old-world cappings and finishes, high ceilings, casement windows and French doors. The home takes approximately 16 weeks to construct in either brick or weatherboard, with roofing of Colorbond or old-fashioned galvanised iron.

The home is enhanced with Victorian ash windows as well as Victorian dress accessories, hardware and fittings. Optional extras include a verandah, 10ft (3m) ceilings and assorted leadlights.

Victorian Homestead Series

Featured above is the Bowral, from Harkaway Homes’ newest range, the Victorian Homestead Series. The 298m², 32-square home is priced at $154,781 for the deluxe lock-up package, including GST.
The home comprises four bedrooms with built-in robes, a study, living room, rumpus room, meals-area/family room, two bathrooms, walk-in linen cupboard, a kitchen with walk-in pantry and a laundry.

This design captures the best elements of yesteryear, with tall, external walls, high ceilings, leadlight-topped box-bay windows and French doors. The completely stabilised, prefabricated frames and trusses are kiln-dried and termite-resistant. Full-frame erection is included, as is a choice of brick or weatherboard, Victorian hardware and fixings, Colorbond roofing and Victorian ash windows.

Optional extras include a verandah, three-metre ceilings and a feature entry-door frame. Internal linings, plumbing, electrical, kitchen and floor are not included in the price.

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Originally published in Build Home, Volume 48

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