Old Colonial Mutual Life Building (demolished) - Collins Street West. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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Old Colonial Mutual Life Building: Collins Street West, MELBOURNE

Old Colonial Mutual Life Building
Old Colonial Mutual Life Building

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Building Profile

Name : Old Colonial Mutual Life Building

Location

Address: Collins Street West
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3000


Construction Details

Built: 1860~
Original use: Office
Current use: Not Used or Not Applicable

number of floors : 3

Built in the Victorian period in the Second Empire style

Notable features

Central Oriel, meticulous detail, iron cresting and mansard roof, central clock tower.

Unusual and eclectic use of Venetian gothic tracery within round-arched windows.

History

Architect:


This building has been destroyed (1950~)

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