Posts Tagged: Old English

Stockbroker Tudor

Kennedy Nolan Architects were asked to renovate this 1920s Tudor Revival style house in Hawthorn Victoria.  It was not heritage listed but the architect quickly dismissed the suggestion of demolishing it.  Every part of the house was reworked and a new pavilion was added to the rear.   The renovation, undertaken in 2008, captures the spirit of […]

Old English (1915-1940)

Images of ‘Olde England’ were common in the Federation period right up until the end of the First World War. After the war architectural styles started to change with many adopting the Arts and Crafts or the American bungalow styles. By the late 1920s a distinctive style  of designed had been adopted by a small […]