Leichhardt Town Hall restoration

Hector Abrahams Architects are overseeing restoration works to the exterior of the Leichhardt Town Hall, built in 1888. Located on the corner of Marion and Norton Streets, any changes to...

From without and within

As one part of major works being undertaken by Hector Abrahams Architects for St John’s College at The University of Sydney, new dormer windows have been created on the roof...

Securing the Mountbatten

Located on the corner of George Street and Ultimo Road in Sydney’s Haymarket is the notable facade of the Mountbatten Hotel. Dating from the 1880s, with additions from the 1920s,...

The value of a heritage professional

A few months ago, Hector Abrahams Architects were approached by a client who had found a wonderful building that she wanted to purchase and convert into her home. An abandoned...

Another season of stone conservation

The annual stonework conservation program at St Andrew’s College has commenced . Always undertaken during the summer break, the long term maintenance schedule for works to the stone and roof ...

Conserving the Dunbar anchor

Congratulations to our friends at the Camperdown Cemetery Trust for their successful grant application for Essential conservation works to the Ship’s anchor within the Dunbar Tomb and Precinct.  It is 160...

Redundant churches

This week Hector was asked by Channel 9 to comment on the upcoming sale of a redundant church in inner Sydney. (Click Here to Read the Article) Although a rare...

Undergoing a transformation

Work is in progress to change the Junior Common Room at St John’s College at The University of Sydney from dark and serious to a bright and pleasant space. The new...

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