Sydney Architecture Images- Gone but not forgotten

Craignish Apartments

architect

No info currently available

location

185 Macquarie Street

date

Built- 1905  Demolished- 1970

style

Federation Free Classical

construction

Rendered brick Stone

type

House Multi-residential.
Summary AUSTRALIAS TALLEST From(1905-23)
The Craignish flats was Australia's tallest building in 1905. The building was later used as dental rooms.
I
t was stupidly demolished in 1970 for a non descript office block which was demolished for current block of units at 185 Macquarie Street.
The building was designed by the s
ame architects for the nearby Wyoming Building (which still stands).
 

 

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