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Late Victorian or Boom Style (1870 – 1890)

The Boom Style reflects the prosperity of the Gold Rush and the resultant economic boom of the 1880’s.  These homes are usually recognisable by their lavish decoration and highly detailed ornamentation to the external facade.  Mass production of decorative features that had previously been hand crafted meant they became available to everyone and new railways […]