Narryna, Battery Point, Hobart

This series of photos is from an "1830s merchant’s house" in Hobart. There is more information here, including a site plan and a visitor's guide (PDF) with a description of each of the rooms. I have broken my photos up by room/part of the house, and linked them below. 1 Entrance Hall 2 Drawing Room 3...

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Courtyard, Narryna

Courtyard at rear of house, Narryna, Battery Point, Hobart. Kitchen wing to the left. Pantry & laundry to the right. Photos from beyond the gate at bottom of this post. Larger image Facing the other way. On the right, kitchen wing with servants room above. Entrance to main house under the low roof at the back....

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Former Bedroom & Nursery, Narryna

Larger image Narryna, Battery Point, Hobart. Other rooms are under the Narryna tag. These two rooms are currently used as exhibition rooms. According to information onsite, the larger of the rooms (the one in the photos above and below) was originally the man bedroom with a foyer and dressing room. There are signs on the...

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Downstairs Guest Bedroom, Narryna

Larger image. Narryna, Battery Point, Hobart. Other rooms are under the Narryna tag. The onsite information says "This ground floor room is interpreted as a guest bedroom where members of a businessman's professional network may have been accommodated."

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Main Stairs, Narryna

Stairs up from entrance hall. Larger image. Narryna, Battery Point, Hobart. Other rooms are under the Narryna tag. Partway up the stairs is a door leading to a dressing room and through that to the servants quarters. On the landing, there are doors to the bedroom, nursery (not shown here) and front room that used to...

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