New mixed use tower proposed for corner of Bathurst Street and Castlereagh Street in the Sydney CBD.
some more detail of the DA..
In summary, this Stage 2 DA seeks approval for:
Demolition of existing structures on the site, excluding Porter House, the existing
Heritage listed building at 203 Castlereagh Street;
Construction of a 36 storey mixed use tower with a 9 storey podium comprising:
Ground floor commercial, vehicle entrance, residential lobby, hotel lobby and
Hotel from Levels 1 to 8 including the use of Porter house as a hotel. 124 hotel rooms; and
Residential Units from Levels 9 to 34. 187 residential apartments
A four (4) level basement car park with a further four (4) levels of mechanical stack
parking below; and
Vehicular access to the proposed basement from Bathurst Street.
DA now on exhibition: CANDALEPAS ARCHITECTS
First impression: not swept away.
View from east of Castlereagh Street front.
Castlereagh Street - street level view of relationship of tower with Porter House and St Georges Church.
Bathurst Street - street level view.
At best: quaint?