Anne of Green Gables – the 1908 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery, is a a story about an orphanage that mistakenly sent a 11 year old girl, Anne Shirley, to Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, a middle-aged brother and sister, who wanted to adopt a boy to help them out in their farm at Green Gables, in a quiet town of Avonlea in Prince Edward Island, as age was catching up with Matthew, who was 60 then.
The whole story then was about how the life of Anne with the Cuthberts living in the town of Avonlea, as well as in school.
This double story LEGO model of the Green Gables house by BrickBarn featured elements from the novel, the 1985 TV series, as well as from the Green Gables Heritage Place on Prince Edward Island, allow you to re-live your favorite scenes from this really popular children’s’ novel.
On the main floor, you’ll find:
- Parlour room with antique sofa, throw rug, picture and fireplace
Matthew’s bedroom with bed, change of clothes, mirror, picture, bed pan and a table with wash basin and cloth
- Dining room with ornate table and three chairs, newspaper, picture, three glasses (one half drunk) and possibly a raspberry cordial bottle
- Kitchen with wood-fired stove including pot and pan, butter churn, picture, and work bench with pot of apples, carrots and extra pan
- Hallway with ascending staircase, mirror, picture, closet, tool chest, and the sauce mouse
And on the second floor, you’ll find:
- Sewing room with rocking chair, spinning wheel, sewing machine, sewing table with fabric and scissors, small chair, picture and decorative rug
- Marilla’s bedroom with bed and colorful bedspread, table with antique oil lamp and picture
- Anne’s bedroom with bed featuring wrought iron head and foot board spindles, a box of books, shelf of bottles and containers, table with oil lamp, closet, and two pictures
Check out more images of this build (22 in total):
If You Are Familiar With The Anne Of Green Gables Novel, You’ll Love This Build
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