Cairo Flats facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCairo Flats
|Address||98 Nicholson Street|
|Town or city||Fitzroy, Melbourne|
|Design and construction|
|Architecture firm||Taylor Soilleux & Overend|
It is a U-shaped, two story building comprising 28 apartments, mostly studio flats. Overend was influenced by modernist architect Wells Coates and the "minimum flat concept". Each apartment was designed to "provide maximum amenity in minimum space for minimum rent". The building's cantilevered external concrete stairs was noted as an unusual innovation.
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