146 Foveaux Street Surry Hills

146 Foveaux Street Surry Hills
146 Foveaux Street Surry Hills

Located in the heart of Surrey Hills with dual frontage and within a heritage conservation area. It comprises a two storey extension to the existing single storey commercial building to create a three storey commercial building. Horizontal façade separation between the retained façade and the addition over reinforce the notion of heritage retention. Window proportions are designed to match the predominant typology. Prominent horizontal elements are carried over from neighbouring buildings to reinforce the streetscape, upper floor is setback to reduce the bulk and scale of the third storey component. The building response to the surrounding built environment in a sympathetic manner that allows it to contribute to the streetscape of both street frontage.