Tag Archives: vernacular

After Macquarie – Conserving Heritage Places

After Macquarie – Conserving Heritage Places Date: Saturday 22 May   A one day symposium for people interested in the conservation of heritage properties. Presentations will include researching & the conservation of building fabric, landscape settings & interior furnishings from … Continue reading

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Longford Academy Primer – Grantham, Tasmania

While travelling in the Tasmanian Southern Midlands in 2009, Donald Ellsmore came upon the village of Bothwell and became interested in a seemingly abandoned property he was later told was ‘Grantham’. A little further north, he also visited the two … Continue reading

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Longford Academy – 3 Day course in Advanced Conservation Techniques at Woolmers Estate, Tasmania

Course Outline APT Australia Chapter will stage a short course in the conservation of exposed wood, metals, plasters and porous masonry materials at Woolmers Estate and Brickendon Estate in Tasmania from 19-21 May 2010. The course will cover advanced conservation treatments for … Continue reading

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Cumberland Vernacular report

  Hession House at Rouse Hill Farm Day 1 at Rouse Hill House, Friday 4th July 2008. Mark Lillis, events coordinator at the Historic Houses Trust welcomed participants and wished everyone a successful symposium. Donald Ellsmore, convenor of the APT … Continue reading

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