Posts Tagged: adaptive re-use

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The Warehouse Hotel, Singapore

The Warehouse Hotel, which occupies an iconic godown (or warehouse), is located on the banks of the Singapore River at Robertson Quay. The building, a warehouse dating back to 1895, the height of the spoce trade when Robertson Quay was a part of a sea trade route through the Straits of Malacca, reflects a period […]

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Heduli Paddy Hotel in Huizhou, China

Chinese architecture firm C&C Design have created an innovative hotel complex on the Heng River in Huizhou, Guangdong Province in southern China. The Heduli Paddy Hotel, set in a distinctly agricultural setting, an area of undulating green hills and paddy fields, is characterised by its harmonious engagement with its surroundings.  The architects intention was to bridge the […]

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The Willoughby Incinerator, Sydney, Australia

The Willoughby Incinerator, completed in 1934, is an impressive piece of early Australian industrial heritage. Designed by Walter Burley Griffin and Eric Nicholls, the building is located at the edge of what is now the Willoughby Centennial Parklands.                                     […]