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57 Haig Street, Southbank

57 Haig Street, Southbank. Image © Bruce Henderson Architects
LGA: 
Building Type: 
High-rise
Number of Buildings: 
1
Roof Height(s) - metres: 
155.7
Floor count: 
47
Amenities: 
One office/retail space
Suburb: 
Project Status: 
Developer: 
Number of Dwellings: 
248
Nearby Public Transport: 
Clarendon Street Tram
Bike Spaces: 
165
Car Spaces: 
171

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