Former Slatters Building - 275-277 Lonsdale Street. MELBOURNE [Walking Melbourne Building Information]
Walking Melbourne

Former Slatters Building: 275-277 Lonsdale Street, MELBOURNE

Former Slatters Building
Image ©
Warning: date() [function.date]: It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and you are still getting this warning, you most likely misspelled the timezone identifier. We selected 'Australia/Melbourne' for 'AEST/10.0/no DST' instead in /home/walkingm/public_html/building_profile.php on line 183
2016 Walking Melbourne

Click for full size

Building Profile

Name : Former Slatters Building

Location

Address: 275-277 Lonsdale Street
City: MELBOURNE

Postcode: 3000


Construction Details

Built: 1892
Original use: Commercial
Current use: Commercial

number of floors : 5

Built in the Victorian period in the Chicagoesque style

Notable features

Twin cornices with large Beaux Arts style giant order pilasters holding up the main body.  A small pseudo classical pediment motif on the parapet forms a Palladian motif.

History

Architect: Nahum Barnet


Did you find what you were looking for ?
Discuss Former Slatters Building in the
Walking Melbourne Forum



Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Index
Web Hosting by RipeFruit