Building Big in the City

Emerging Spaces final contribution to Grand Design's Australia Season 6 - EP7 online!

Image courtesy of the Lifestyle Channel - Foxtel

Image courtesy of the Lifestyle Channel - Foxtel

Emerging Spaces final contribution to the Lifestyle Channel on Foxtel for Season 6 of Grand Designs Australia, Episode 7.   

Episode 7: Vinegar Factory – Northcote, Melbourne.  Taking on a project in the centre of the city is not for everyone. However, for those who rise to the challenge, it’s always an adventure. But was it worth it?’.

In the last episode for series 6 of Grand Designs Australia, partners Adrian Light and Elizabeth Murdoch took on a 19th century building in the Melbourne suburb of Northcote, and discovered the realities of working with an old building in an urban space. 

The factory was built in the 1800’s as a bakery and stables, and was later transformed into a vinegar factory for the iconic Melbourne brand, Skipping Girl.  The building is a four-storey, red brick warehouse with original concrete vinegar vats located in the basement. For complete article click here.