Colonial Cable Cottage Model Kit
This style of workers cottage dominated the housing market in Brisbane in the 1840s to 1850s before becoming more widely adopted throughout the State. The houses were generally one room wide with the front steps centred on the front door. By the turn of the century the style was considered old-fashioned.
Information included about the history of the buildings, their location, methods of construction, architectural details and historical anecdotes. Instructions included with the model are easy to follow, with stage by stage diagrams.
Model Scale 1:100
Origin: Made in Australia
Materials: Fine grain American cherry
Dimensions: H 6cm x W 6.7cm x D 7.6cm
Note: Glue is required but not supplied. A good quality PVA wood glue is recommended.