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Brooklyn House, Howard
Brooklyn House in Howard is an historical Queensland home on 3.5 acres of land and was built in 1890. It has been lovingly restored and reflects the best of a bygone era.
Originally owned by the Rankin Family, the Colonel's daughter, Dame Annabelle Rankin was the first woman to ever become a Senator in 1966-71.
This massive 90sq. home, built largely of cedar and beech, has 14ft high ceilings, marble mantelpieces, cedar and beech panelling comprising six bedrooms, two bathrooms, lounge and dining room, study, sun room and kitchen with eating nook.
Also an upstairs laundry, open 9 feet wide verandas on three sides, a grand double stairway entrance and four marble fireplaces.
Includes a cottage craft shop and Devonshire teas.
23 William Street, Howard.
Open Thursday to Sunday, 10am – 3pm.