Quay Street, Haymarket

Quay Street, Haymarket


Site area: 6,000&#13217
Number of apartments: 250

Opposites attract in Haymarket as the unity of these two forms morph together into a playful dance of dynamic tension. The design for Quay Street is respectful to the existing fabric of the heritage site whilst enhancing its unified presence through an act of celebrated contrast.

a+ design group have carefully crafted a building which resembles the silhouette of a butterfly emerging into flight, embracing the spectacle of the city. Rising above the heritage fa├žade, this high rise residence of 250 apartments offers urban families a centrally located refuge.

The contrasting juxtaposition of textures, materials and forms highlights and reinforces the individual characteristics, reflecting the layering of social and cultural fabric in the city.

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Posted on

02/05/2013