James Service and Co (demolished) - cnr Collins and William Street. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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James Service and Co: cnr Collins and William Street, MELBOURNE

James Service and Co

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Building Profile

Name : James Service and Co

Location

Address: cnr Collins and William Street
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3000


Construction Details

Built: 1870~
Original use: Office
Current use: Not Used or Not Applicable

Built in the Victorian period in the Renaissance Revival style

Notable features

An interestingly composed Renaissance Classical inspired design. Particularly noteable is the skyline effect, with the use of pediments and tablature cascading down the facade to emphasize entrances. Mixed use of pediments is noteable.

History

Architect: unknown (possibly Leonard Terry ?)


This building has been destroyed

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