Nelson Street

Ringwood VIC Australia

The site is located at 42-58 Nelson Street, Ringwood comprising the consolidation of nine (9) residential properties adjacent to the Mullum Mullum Creek.

The project comprises nine (9) townhouses and 196 apartments across three apartment buildings (8, 8 and 7 storeys) above basement car parking located within the Ringwood Activity Centre.

The project was decided upon by the Minister as the Responsible Authority and incorporated the following given the history of the land and its proximity to Mullum Mullum Creek:

  • Affordable housing component
  • Substantial landscaping
  • Publicly accessible spaces

Key Issues and considerations for the site included:

  • Height and contemporary architecture
  • Tree removal/Landscaping
  • Proximity to the Creek
  • Parking supply

Image courtesy of CHT Architects

Snapshot

Client
Hantang Taifu

Stakeholders
DELWP
City of Maroondah
Melbourne Water
ConnectEast

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