Mutual Store: 256 Flinders Street, MELBOURNE
Image ©2018 Walking Melbourne
Click for full size
Building ProfileName : Mutual Store
LocationAddress: 256 Flinders Street
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1891
Original use: Commercial
Current use: Residential (Apartments)
number of floors : 6
Built in the Victorian period in the Mannerist style
The mutual store is a a complex mannerist folding facade in the vein of the Block arcade. The building features two large broken pediments on either side of a central faceted bay crowned by a single baroque round opening over which a seated statue presides. The building features a variety of window openings and sash styles.
HistoryArchitect: Reed, Smart and Tappin
Mutual Store is classified by:
Did you find what you were looking for ?
Discuss Mutual Store in the Walking Melbourne Forum