Highfield Historic Site, Stanley

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A sprawling stone mansion set among vividly colored gardens, Highfield Historic Site takes you back to a bygone era. Flowers, gravel paths, seaside views, and well-preserved historic constructions are the hallmarks of this idyllic location on Tasmania’s beautiful northwest coast. The house itself was built in the Regency style, and retains the geometric elegance of that particular brand of architecture. Using our world travel planner, Stanley attractions like Highfield Historic Site can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • October 8, 2017
    You can travel back in time when in this beautiful house and grounds and experience some of what life was like for those who came to live in Stanley. The garden is spectacular, the views of The Nut ar...  more »
  • September 28, 2017
    A great look back into the colonial days of Tasmania. The grounds are fantastic and the building has been restored just enough to give you an idea of its original splendor but not enough to turn it in...  more »
  • September 26, 2017
    What a great insight into Tasmania's North West history. They property has been marvelously restored, it's a credit to the community.  more »

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