‘Circa 1890’ – A Journey to Restore an 1890s Duplex in the Hunter Valley.
‘Circa 1890’ follows the journey of restoring an original 1890s duplex in the Hunter Valley. With original features including two wood fuel stoves, four fireplaces and lining boards throughout, it will be a challenge to ensure the integrity of the home remains intact throughout the project.
Watch the series trailer below:
Circa 1890 – Episode One
In this episode we take you on a tour of the current state of the property…
From rotting timber to bath-less bathrooms, there sure is a lot of work to be done!
Check out Episode One below:
Circa 1890 – Episode Two
The time has finally arrived to begin the demolition work at the 1890s house! First up, the old rusty iron sheeting!
Check out Episode Two below:
Circa 1890 – Episode Three
It is now time to update the structure of this 1890s home! From rotting timbers to rusted cladding, this is a well-needed addition to the property!
Check out Episode Three below:
Circa 1890 – Episode Four
It is now time to remove the asbestos, pull up the old floor and clad the exterior! From rotting timbers to rusted cladding, this is a well-needed addition to the property!
Check out Episode Four below:
Circa 1890 – Episode 5
In this episode, the bathroom walls and floor are constructed, alongside the kitchen floors. Then, the plumbing and electrical goes in!
Check out Episode Five below: