Grasmere is another fine example of the extravagant Victorian Filigree architecture located on Royal Parade in the Melbourne suburb of Parkville. The facade features decorative head and floral mouldings with an impressive parapet and cast iron lace work.

HISTORY: Edwardian postcard showing the corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, featuring the Melbourne Town Hall

Historic Elizabeth Street in B & W : Nostalgia Board - Melbourne, Victorian & Australian Architecture Topics

Birds eye map view of Melbourne circa 1900 including Bourke Street with Eastern Markets (which no longer exist).

Birds eye map view of Melbourne circa 1900 including Bourke Street with Eastern Markets (which no longer exist).

Werribee Park Mansion, Werribee Mansion was built by pastoralists Thomas and Andrew Chirnside between 1874 and 1877 in the Italianate style. Its residential and working buildings supported a large farm workforce.

The Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne dates back to It is UNESCO listed, and one of the last surviving century exhibition buildings in the world. The first parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia was held in this building in

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