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Australian Bank of Commerce (former)

Source: Go to the Register of the National Estate for more information.
Identifier: 8969
Location: 167-173 Flinders St East, Townsville
Townsville City (Current)
State: QLD
Statement of
Classified for architectural excellence and contribution to the Townsville streetscape. A vigorous Classic Revival building small in actuality but conceived in proportions reflecting the aspirations of its owners.

(The Commission is in the process of developing and/or upgrading official statements for places listed prior to 1991. The above data was mainly provided by the nominator and has not yet been revised by the Commission.)
Description: Classic Revival style, two storey rendered brick building, the facade of which is divided into five bays, the centre bay projecting as a two tier entry topped by a pediment. Tuscan order used for ground floor, Corinthian above. Parapets, cornices, balustrades and entablature all elaborate and deeply modelled.

Report produced : 20/4/2004
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