FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHO IS DEVELOPING THE SITE?
WHAT APPROVALS ARE REQUIRED?
The site has a Concept Plan Approval from the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment. This approval permits up to 460 residential apartments across ten buildings. Prior to any works taking place, individual Development Applications and approvals will need to be made for items such as demolition and the buildings themselves. These applications have been lodged with Willoughby Council for assessment and determination, with approvals in place for demolition, civil works, and works to the Loft building at 6 Artarmon Road.
HOW MANY APARTMENTS/BUILDINGS WILL THERE BE?
The Concept Plan Approval permits a maximum of 460 dwellings.
HOW TALL WILL THE BUILDINGS BE ON SITE?
In accordance with the Concept Plan Approval, building heights will range from approximately 4-10 storeys.
WHAT TYPE OF DWELLINGS WILL BE BUILT ON SITE?
In accordance with the Concept Approval, residential dwellings will be built on the site including a mix of Studio, 1, 2 and 3+ bedroom apartments.
WHO IS DESIGNING AND BUILDING THE PROJECT?
The design competition winning CHROFI Architects, in collaboration with Mirvac Design will be the primary design team behind the Artarmon Road, Willoughby Project. McGregor Coxall will supplement the architectural design team to complete the landscaping.
Mirvac Constructions Pty Ltd will be building the Artarmon Road, Willoughby project.
WHEN WILL DEMOLITION AND CONSTRUCTION COMMENCE?
Demolition on the main site was approved in mid-2020 and commenced in November 2020. Commencement of the main construction works is subject to the timing of the Development Applications with Willoughby City Council.
HOW LONG WILL CONSTRUCTION TAKE?
Construction is expected to take a number of years from start on site to project completion.
WILL THERE BE ANY RETAIL/COMMERCIAL USES ON SITE?
The Concept Plan Approval permits a small amount of retail / commercial uses on the site. Further investigation will be carried out to determine the appropriate non-residential uses.