Empire Building - 260 Flinders Street. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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Empire Building: 260 Flinders Street, MELBOURNE

Empire Building

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Building Profile

Name : Empire Building

Location

Address: 260 Flinders Street
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3000


Construction Details

Built: 1905
Original use: Commercial
Current use: Residential (Apartments)

number of floors : 4

Built in the Edwardian period in the Edwardian Baroque style

Notable features

The facade is a good example of the turn-of-the-century style. The groundfloor once hosted an arcade with offices above.

History

Facaded and converted into apartments in 2008 with additional storeys added as a modern setback.

Architect: Nahum Barnet


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