Mutual Store: 256 Flinders Street, MELBOURNE
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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
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