Rathven, Randwick

Large Italianate house built for cement pioneer and grazier George Raffan. It has extensive gardens with Norfolk pines, bamboo and Port Jackson fig trees and was used as a boarding school by Sydney Grammar for over 50 years.

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Constructed
1886 - 1887
Property
Part of
Owned by
1887 - 1915
Owned by
1925 - 1927
Owned by
1927 - 1977
Type