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End of Week 12

This week the piers for the front verandah were finished. The next job for the verandah is to have a new concrete base laid, and a new front step.

Verandah piers




















Rendering for the first floor is complete, although there is a hand print in it that needs to be removed. The finish is otherwise quite good, as is the painting along the first floor eaves.

Painted bedroom window and finished render

Painted eaves and finished render












































The following photo shows some of the preparation for rendering the ground floor, with the removal of the window ledges.

Window ledges removed for rendering




















Internally, some of the 'patching' has commenced; for example, replacing the floor where the stone tiled hearth once was.

Chimney bricked in and new floorboards to replace hearth




















The bookshelves have the final shelf in place. I think they'll bring some life to what otherwise would have been an odd corridor.

Book shelves along new corridor

























 During the week, the battens were put in place for the lined verandah roof.

Battens ready for verandah ceiling

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