Ireland Brown Construction | Our Lady of Good Counsel, Barnsbury Apartments (Deepdene)

Our Lady of Good Counsel, Barnsbury Apartments (Deepdene)

Project Name
Our Lady of Good Counsel, Barnsbury Apartments (Deepdene)
Roman Catholic Trust Corporation for the Diocese of Melbourne
Case Meallin & Associates
Project Value
$16.5 Million
Project Time Frame
May 2012 - December 2013

Ireland Brown was engaged to construct 32 lifestyle apartments that is an integral part of Our Lady of Good Counsel. The apartments are a mix of two bedrooms or two bedrooms with a study. The interior of each apartment is finished in herringbone parquetry, wool carpets, stone bench tops, gas fire places and European appliances.

Works involved in the construction included substantial in-ground works of bored piers and screw piles, underground rainwater and detention tanks, precast concrete, suspended concrete slabs; post tensioning, structural steel, carpentry, masonry and stonework. The basement car-park is constructed to service all 32 apartments and has provisions for bicycle parking and storage.

Extensive service works completed included a complex installation of electrical and mechanical services, communications and data and hydronic heating as well as four lifts servicing each of the apartment buildings.