Cadman's Cottage

One of the oldest surviving houses in Sydney, built for the government coxswain and his family to live in.

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Constructed
1815 - 1816
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Sydney Harbour National Park Information Centre
1976 -
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Part of
Occupied by
1864 - 1959
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Cadman's cottage

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2008

Possibly designed by Francis Greenway, Cadman's cottage housed John Cadman, government coxswain, from 1827 until 1845. It was subsequently used by the Water Police and the Sydney Sailors' Home, and is now a museum.