Highfield Historic Site, Stanley

4.8
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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  • This is a beautifully restored colonial property -the headquarters of the Van Diemen's Land Company, famous and infamous in Tasmania's early history. The home and surrounding outbuildings, including....  more »
  • Highfield house provides a great insight into how the locals lived. The parks ranger employed here was very knowledgeable and was able to answer the questions we had. Make sure you checkout the other....  more »
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  • Great piece of Tasmanian history that I never knew about. Beautifully restored. Lovely gardens and interesting out buildings especially the school/chapel. Excellent views of The Nut from here.
  • Excellent spent a few hours here.sad era of our past but preserved.excellent receptionist.

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