North-western facade of Land Administration Building, Brisbane

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. North-western facade of Land Administration Building, Brisbane.

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Brisbane City
 
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Title North-western facade of Land Administration Building, Brisbane
Alternative Title Former Executive Building, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary Land Administration Building viewed from Elizabeth Street with Queens Park in foreground.
Date of construction 1905
Date photo taken 1981
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Architect Thomas Pye
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location Brisbane City
Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Government buildings
Commercial buildings
Subcategory Administration offices
Hotels
Period Federation (1890-1915)
Style Edwardian Baroque
Condition Renovated
Structural Systems & Elements Masonry construction
Concrete construction
Steel construction
Building Materials Granite
Stone
Sandstone
Reinforced concrete
Steel
Timber
Stained glass
Glass
Brick
Architectural Features Colonnades
Columns
Pilasters
Pediments
Sculptures
Balconies
Wrought-iron balustrades
Courtyards
Stained glass windows
Interior Features Timber mantelpieces
Surrounding Features Parks
Roads & streets
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References Queensland Government. "Land Administration Building." Queensland Heritage Register. Last updated 22 October 2012. https://www.derm.qld.gov.au/chims/placeDetail.html?siteId=14898
Additional Notes The Land Administration Building now contains the Conrad Treasury Hotel. Brisbane E2013
 
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