443 Queen Street, Brisbane
The 443 Queen Street is a residential skyscraper under construction at 443 Queen Street in Brisbane, Australia. The site is the last riverfront location in the Brisbane central business district. The 47 storey tower will include 106 one bedroom, 106 two bedroom and 54 four bedroom apartments. All 264 apartments will have views of the Brisbane River. Due to its unique design the tower is described as a high rise Queenslander.
|443 Queen Street|
Now demolished office building on site in October 2015
|Architectural style||Subtropical residential architecture|
|Address||443 Queen Street|
|Height||184.5 metres (605 ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Richard Hassell & Elizabeth Watson Brown|
|Architecture firm||Architectus and WOHA Architects|
|Services engineer||AECOM & ACOR Consultants (Hydraulic Design)|
A development application for the project was lodged with the Brisbane City Council in October 2015. The application has since been approved. The University of Queensland (UQ) appealed the decision, but the Planning & Environment Court dismissed it on all counts.
Demolition of the former office building commenced in October 2017, with construction of the footings for the new building commencing in May 2018. A tower crane for construction was installed on 9–10 June 2018.
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- Building at The Skyscraper Center database (in English)
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