Elizabeth House: 86-92 Wellington Parade, EAST MELBOURNE
Building ProfileName : Elizabeth House
LocationAddress: 86-92 Wellington Parade
City: EAST MELBOURNE
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1866 - 1888
Original use: Residential (Mansion)
Current use: Residential (Mansion)
number of floors : 2
Built in the Victorian period in the Victorian Filigree style
The unusual composition of the present building is enhanced by the fine two storey cast iron verandah. The superb late nineteenth century reception room with fine stained glass, timber panel and fittings and unusual medallions is of great importance. The house is an outstanding feature of the East Melbourne area.
Portion of Elizabeth House, 86-92 Wellington Parade, may date back to 1855 when Crawford Brothers erected a ten room brick home with outhouses on this site for J D Pinnock, noted public servant, politician and banker. Additions were made in 1866 and Pinnock occupied the home until his death in 1875. In 1888 it was owned by K E Brodribb, a soliciter who undertook extensive additions to the House.Architect:
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