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Mercury (Hobart) - Magazine - - Dream Homes -

181 St John St, Launce­s­ton Ex­pres­sions of in­ter­est Har­ri­son Humphreys Built in 1880, Dowl­ing House is a lovely ex­am­ple of Ge­or­gian ar­chi­tec­ture. This grand Launce­s­ton home is a show­case of sym­me­try, tim­ber join­ery, clas­sic floor­boards and an el­e­gant, com­mand­ing street pres­ence. The house fea­tures a num­ber of ground-floor liv­ing rooms, in­clud­ing a for­mal lounge, study and sit­ting room. The sun­room fea­tures bi-fold doors. Up­stairs there are three bedrooms, the main with built-in wardrobes and city views. The sunny kitchen is on the north side of the prop­erty. It opens to a sand­stone out­doors area with a court­yard garden.

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