York Apartments

Newcastle NSW

This is a 12 storey luxury residential development containing 40 luxury apartments with underground car parking and ground level commercial spaces.  The development is adjacent to the North Wing apartment building and overlooks Newcastle beach.

The urban contribution of this development was to consolidate the surrounding context and to give clear architectural and civic direction to future development in this part of the city. Outcomes that have been generated by this development include a noticeable change to the cities demographic. More residential developments have been approved and developed and the City has experienced a renaissance in terms of its urban life. The development has secured future investment in the City and has signified a change towards more socially responsible guidelines for the built environment.

  • RAIA (NSW) Award, Multiple Housing Award 2005