Bozen’s Cottage

15 Marlborough Street, Oatlands

Sunday, Nov 14

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BOOKINGS OPEN 12 NOON, TUESDAY 26 OCTOBER, 2021

Architect: Unknown (1842), Taylor & Hinds Architects (2019)

Through a program of careful restoration and repair, the exterior was reconditioned and a series of judicious erasures of the accumulated layers of building-fabric was made in order to uncover the original Georgian aspirations of the interior. The tendencies of the Van Diemonian Georgian are peculiar; there is an underlying sense of subtlety and delicacy, which is also economic and purposeful. The generations of families who previously occupied this house over two centuries were blacksmiths, carpenters and pastoralists. Their memory is recast in the new work through a series of finely crafted insertions, which provide contemporary amenity and create a delicate scaffold to the rooms.

This project took out numerous architecture awards both in Tasmania and nationally including:

Guided Tour Times: 11 am, 11.45 am and 12.30 pm

Duration: 20 minutes

BOOKINGS OPEN 12 NOON, TUESDAY 26 OCTOBER, 2021

Location

Oatlands

Building Type

Residential

Architectural Periods

Contemporary (2001-current)

Pre-separation Colonial (1836-1850)

Features

Affordable Design

Architectural Design

Heritage

New to Program

Accessibilities

Level Changes

Uneven Surfaces

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