Government House - Botanical Gardens, St Kilda Road. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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Government House: Botanical Gardens, St Kilda Road, MELBOURNE

Government House
Government House

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Building Profile

Name : Government House

Location

Address: Botanical Gardens, St Kilda Road
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3000


Government House is a landmark

Construction Details

Built: 1871 - 1876
Original use: Public (Government)
Current use: Public (Government)

Built in the Victorian period in the Victorian Italianate style

Notable features

Landmark parapeted tower with Renaissance Styled features. Inspired by the picturesque movement.

History

Architect: William Wardell


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