Como House: cnr Williams Road & Lechlade Ave, SOUTH YARRA
Click for full size
Building ProfileName : Como House
LocationAddress: cnr Williams Road & Lechlade Ave
City: SOUTH YARRA
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1846 - 1874
Original use: Residential (Mansion)
Current use: Library/Museum/Gallery
Built in the Georgian period in the Colonial Georgian/Regency style
Made famous by becoming one of the National Trusts first accessions in 1959. The mansion presided over a large estate running down to the yarra river. The verandah features palisaded iron prailing and posts, with a restrained but regal colonial style facade.
HistoryArchitect: A.E. Johnson
Como House is classified by:
Did you find what you were looking for ?
Discuss Como House in the Walking Melbourne Forum