The Design and Construct project, known as ‘Illowa’, is located at 12 – 16 Illowa St, Malvern East which is in close proximity to the Darling Train Station and East Malvern Village. The site is approximately 2030m2 in size and involved the demolition of an existing Textiles Factory building. The east wall was retained with propping and remedial works.
The new building is clad in an urban architectural panel with a basalt and quartz natural look and included a single basement level that will garage 55 vehicles. The 2 buildings are located across the basement plate; both 4 storeys in height. The east and west buildings included a mix of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with a total of 52 apartments.