Heritage Listed Former ANZ Bank Building Dwarfed by Rear Tower Development

The English, Scottish and Australian Chartered Bank, known as the ES&A during its long lifetime, built some amazing buildings in Melbourne. These Bank buildings were constructed in a Gothic Style of Architecture and were certainly very different to some of the more sombre banks of the time. The most famous of these was the building … Continue reading Heritage Listed Former ANZ Bank Building Dwarfed by Rear Tower Development

Emerald Hill – The Beginning

Emerald Hill is perhaps Melbourne’s most significant area of still surviving Heritage Architecture. With the magnificent and very grand South Melbourne Town Hall, the housing of  the original estate, and the spectacular retail shopping facades of ‘Old Clarendon St’ it represents one of the last remnants of early and historic architecture remaining in Melbourne. Its … Continue reading Emerald Hill – The Beginning