Hermes, Albert Park

 

Location: 87-89 Dundas Place, Albert Park
Client: Lavinia Properties
Budget: $3.5 M
Status: Completed Jan 2013

This 4 level Development incorporates 9 apartments and a retail tenancies. The existing historic facade is retained and the new buildings are setback behind this. The project includes a fragmented glass infill facade above the existing historic building to elevate the general height of the building which is between two taller building. This fragmented panel features a fragmented digitally altered image of Hermes which was the first postage stamp (1860) referencing the building’s previous use as a post office.

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