Kensington Town Hall - 26 Bellair Street. KENSINGTON [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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Kensington Town Hall: 26 Bellair Street, KENSINGTON

Kensington Town Hall

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Building Profile

Name : Kensington Town Hall

Location

Address: 26 Bellair Street
City: KENSINGTON

Postcode: 3031


Construction Details

Built: 1901
Original use: Hall
Current use: Hall

number of floors : 2

Built in the Edwardian period in the Academic Classical style

Notable features

History

The classical style building, located in Bellair Street was first constructed in 1901.[1] During World War II it was used as a command post. It served as a legal centre in the 1980s. It is heritage listed and currently operates as a community centre, dance and ballet school. The building is currently being restored, with work being done to preserve the facade and foundations of the building.

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