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Crystal Gardens - 276 Russell Street, Melbourne

Crystal Gardens - 276-284 Russell Street, Melbourne. Image © CK Designworks
Architect: 
Building Type: 
High-rise
Number of Buildings: 
1
Roof Height(s) - metres: 
119
Floor count: 
36
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Project Status: 
Number of Dwellings: 
154
Car Spaces: 
0

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