Archive for the ‘renovation’ Category

An Interesting Part of Newcastle's CBD – Soon to be Sold!

Newcastle City Council are selling one of their assets.

Formerly the Newcastle School of Arts building; 182 Hunter Street is opposite the Urban Growth/GPT development site and also takes in both Wolfe and Scott Street frontages.

Listed as a heritage item of local significance, the site and the building have intrinsic links to Newcastle’s early history.

A study by EJE Heritage gives a timeline of the site stretching back to 1869 when a … Read the full post »

Can I Get a Lift

disability symbolIn these changing times of modernization, renovation and revitalisation, increasingly we are seeing demand for disabled access and amenities for office buildings.

Quite often a lot of the buildings that we deal with have only stair access and therefore become immediately eliminated off tenants shopping lists.  Many private companies together with government organisations require buildings to comply with the Disability Discrimination … Read the full post »