Renewed History for Clover Cottage

Historic Clover Cottage (built in 1875) is having a face lift!  After restoring the original rooms back their former glory with new jarrah polished floor boards and revamped ceilings, Paul is now on the homerun with  kitchen and bathroom extensions. 

Using hand fired bricks (similiar date to Clover Cottage), which were salvaged many years ago, the  bathroom and kitchen now boast views of the tennis court, trout lakes and the old garden.  Traditionally Clover Cottage was built with local timber, hand fired bricks and hand crafted doors and windows.  In keeping with the history, Paul has also  hand crafted  the french doors, windows and built  the bathroom ceiling using the local timbers, which were milled locally and  part of the  ’stillstanding’   135 year old Cypress pine from the farm driveway.   At this moment he is laying the blackbutt floor in the kitchen. Stay posted for more photos!   There are plans to make the cottage available in the future for those extra special romantic nights for our special guests!

                                

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As a first time visitor, Dad’s words hadn’t done this place justice.  This is his 4th visit and it still enchants him to just sit on the balcony drinking tea and watching the wildlife.

It was great to spend these few days together to celebrate his birthday in the peace and tranquillity that is Clover Cottage.

Thank you so much and we’ve had a great time.

Sandra and Graham