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97 Franklin Street, Melbourne

97 Franklin Street, Melbourne. Planning image: DCM
Building Type: 
High-rise
Number of Buildings: 
1
Roof Height(s) - metres: 
198.95
Floor count: 
61
Amenities: 
Communal spaces
Suburb: 
Project Status: 
Number of Dwellings: 
142
Net Leasable Area: 
11,377m2
Number of Beds: 
734
Number of Student Apartments: 
615
Site Area: 
2,033.00 square metres
Nearby Public Transport: 
Elizabeth Street trams
Bike Spaces: 
246
Car Spaces: 
7

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