Adelaide House'

Stage Number: MBNH.09.01.10

Group: Old Town & River

Local Study Area: Brisbane City (CBD)

Epoch: Early 19th Century

Street Address: 417 Ann St, Brisbane City

Latitude & Longitude: -27.46336111,153.03005556

Time Link: 1853

Map Link: 1854

Image Time Point: 1854

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Adelaide House’ was built in 1853. Began as Dr Hobb’s residence. It was the first, temporary Government House (1859-62) then bought by the Anglican Church in 1899. The oldest house in Brisbane City.


Brisbane City Council, Expressions of the Landscape heritage experience guides, (B.C.C., 2010)

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QSA. QSA Series ID 4314, Survey Plans, Charts and Maps of Moreton Bay Settlement and Queensland. 4 chains to the inch. Plan shewing the alignment of . streets in North and South Brisbane, ca 1854. 4 chains to an inch. 714424