Commonwealth Offices: 4 Treasury Place, MELBOURNE
Building ProfileName : Commonwealth Offices
LocationAddress: 4 Treasury Place
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1912 - 1914
Original use: Office
Current use: Office
number of floors : 5
Built in the Edwardian period in the Edwardian Baroque style
This building, framed in reinforced concrete for fire protection is significant as it was the first building to house Commonwealth public servants and the Prime Minister. Fitted out in English Baroque Revival, a rare style, the building is sympathetic to the neighbouring designs of Treasury Place.
HistoryArchitect: John Smith Murdoch
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