Liardet Street, Port Melbourne

Update

  
Permits have been approved for the Liardet Street House and construction has begun. 
Last week the demolition of the timber additions was completed and a few interesting discoveries were made - see photos below!

                                                                                                                                                        Coleman Architects: Back of existing cottage

                                                                                                                                                       Coleman Architects: Back of existing cottage

A visit to the construction site revealed fragments of early wallpapers that had been concealed under later wall materials.   

                                                                                                                                                            Coleman Architects: Existing wallpaper 

                                                                                                                                                           Coleman Architects: Existing wallpaper 

                                                                                                                                                      Coleman Architects: Wallpaper found in demolition 

                                                                                                                                                     Coleman Architects: Wallpaper found in demolition 

                                                                                               Coleman Architects: Newspaper dating to the 1890's under wallpaper and fragment of crockery that was under the floor.

                                                                                              Coleman Architects: Newspaper dating to the 1890's under wallpaper and fragment of crockery that was under the floor.

Liardet Street is well on its way!
We will keep you posted on anymore updates!