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Lend Lease plans $600m apartment development in Docklands
Lend Lease has submitted plans to build a huge $600 million waterside complex of 1070 apartments in two twin towers at Docklands on a strip of land between Collins Street and the Yarra River.
The towers mark the end of development at Lend Lease's $4.5 billion Victoria Harbour precinct. Lend Lease won the right to develop the precinct in 2001.
Victoria Harbour is home to a slew of corporate tenants, including ANZ, NAB, Ericsson and Myer, and several other residential buildings housing more than 800 people.
Planning documents show the new complex, to be called Waterside Place, will boast two north and two south towers – the northern towers reaching a maximum height of 90 metres; the southern towers 73 metres. They will sit on 19.5-metre podiums.
One set of towers will be built on a parcel of land between Tom Thumb Lane and Waterside Place and will have 539 apartments. The other set will be built next door on Seafarer Lane and will offer 531 apartments.
Most of the apartments will be a mix of one-bedroom units; one bedroom and a study; or two bedrooms. Each unit will have a balcony big enough for a table and two chairs. The top three levels will have a tapered setback and will be reserved for 56 larger three-bedroom apartments.
Car parking for 748 cars is projected to take up the six floors of the buildings' podiums