Australian Houses of Yesteryear - Flat roofed old stone cottage.

Australian Houses of Yesteryear - Flat roofed old stone cottage.
Australian Houses of Yesteryear - Flat roofed old stone cottage. Showing watertank and outhouse
Australian Houses of Yesteryear - Flat roofed old stone cottage. Front view

Model houses: 
$425.00
Dimensions: 
1:32 scale

Australian Houses of Yesteryear
Flat roofed old stone cottage.

Flat roofed old stone cottage, complete with stone water tank, gutterings, downpipes, and old stone backyard toilet. Old hand-pump on the water tank. Authentic hand made models sutable for G scale model railways.

Colours: - Roof - Solagard "Indian Red Walls - Solagard "Stone Finish 'Sake' Windows, door-frames & verandah posts - "Venetian Red" Gutters, downpipes - "Grey" Cement verandah also "Grey". Also part of the verandah floor is done in a brownish colour to represent a rammed clay floor.

Dimensions 1:32 scale:

  • 600 mm long x 380 mm deep x 200 mm high to top of chimney. G-Scale models - suitable for Garden Railways.

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Builder's notes

Based on a early settlers' stone cottage built from local Limestone picked from paddocks near Edithburgh, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, about 1800 era. Scale is 1:32. Walls and roof framework is genuine timber, while the roofing is a corrugated product which is sealed, & painted to represent corrugated-iron. All exterior walls are sealed with Solagard Stone Finish to simulate a rendered masonry effect to the model. Each Model is entirely hand made and individually painted.

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