Airlie Mansion - 452 St Kilda Road. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
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Airlie Mansion: 452 St Kilda Road, MELBOURNE

Airlie Mansion
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Building Profile

Name : Airlie Mansion
Past Names : Royal District Nursing Service

Location

Address: 452 St Kilda Road
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3004


Construction Details

Built: 1891
Original use: Residential (Mansion)
Current use: Mixed Use

number of floors : 2

Built in the Victorian period in the Renaissance Revival style

Notable features

A mix of mannerist elements (pediments and faceted bay windows) and renaissance revival italianate loggia.

History

The house was the home of young Stanley Melbourne Bruce Australian Prime Minister of Australia from 1923-29.

In 2009 the mansion underwent a restoration as part of the development of a serviced apartment tower to the rear.

Architect: Anketell Henderson




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