Uxbridge House - Hawthorn
Uxbridge House is a very early and unusual example of Melbourne's popular Queen Anne style residence. Built in 1889, the attractive single level villa features a slate roof topped with cast iron cresting and finials and an octagonal twin level tower with beautiful yet understated sinuously framed stained glass windows.
Manchester Unity, Melbourne
Two landmark buildings in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Foreground: Melbourne Town Hall (clock tower shown). Built 1887, Height - Roof 50m (164 ft), Floors 6. Background: Manchester Unity Building. Built 1913, Height - Spire 67m (219.8 ft), Height - Roof 64m (209.9 ft), Floors 13.
World's Top 10 Greatest Ceilings
Well, to give the Italians some credit, the inlay-work at the Taj and elsewhere was inspired by Italian pietra dura work in precious and semi-precious...