VIRGATE PROPERTY GROUP, THE DEVELOPER
Virgate Property Group is the Australian initiative of Carrinton, a real estate development company belonging to a family-owned group of businesses in manufacturing, investment and asset management. Over the last 20 years, Carrinton have proudly developed a portfolio of apartments, offices, shopping malls and hotel assets in Guangzhou, one of China’s largest cities and one of the world’s largest manufacturing and transport centres.
Since its inception, Virgate has been committed to delivering high-end residential designs to a savvy Melbourne market. The firm brings the expertise and commercial commitment of a highly successful international company together with the unmatched depth of knowledge and expertise of its talented local team. Virgate projects marry thoughtful architecture and timeless aesthetics with the practical considerations of daily life. Design quality is paramount, so Virgate will only work with Australia’s leading architects, engineers, interior designers and landscape and sustainability experts. Through close collaboration, Virgate encourage their team to have confidence in their instincts, to create distinction with visually engaging designs that raise the value of their neighbourhoods and provide luxurious and highly considered living environments for their residents.
Careful selection of prime sites in Melbourne’s inner city and eastern suburbs allows Virgate projects to connect with beautiful green landscapes and precincts rich in urban amenity. Domain House provides another opportunity for Virgate to build their reputation in a competitive Melbourne market. Enjoying the culture and connectivity of St Kilda Road, the new metro tunnel and neighbouring the Royal Botanic Gardens, the project will also reveal the company’s long-term commitment to the tradition of great architecture and innovation through modern design.virgate.com.au
architecture & interior
Established in 1977, Bruce Henderson Architects (BHA) is one of Australia’s leading architectural firms. BHA’s reputation for innovative design solutions is balanced by a practical approach that delivers enduring, sustainable architecture of quality.
BHA have extensive local and international experience in residential apartment design. Their expertise in spatial planning is highly valued by a loyal and dedicated client base. Across the fields of Architecture and Interior Design, the firm prides itself in the ability to add value to clients’ investments through commercially astute and creative project solutions.
BHA has extensive knowledge of the property markets and skills in investing alternative scenarios and potential returns for projects. BHA work with each client to ensure their concepts meet the marketing and feasibility requirements of the project from the outset, while they produce flexible designs which can be adopted to the needs and requirements of the end user.
These measures are incorporated into well-considered and sophisticated design concepts which take into account the site opportunities and incorporate energy efficiency measures o enhance the user experience and increase the marketability and appeal of the project.
The company’s approach to creative design emerges from a balanced and pragmatic approach, allowing for both an intuitive response and a programmatic understanding of the brief, incorporating aesthetic and performance elements of space, mass, form, light, colour and texture, alongside the functional, financial and commercial aspects of the project.bh-architects.com
SJB, interior design,
With a portfolio of diverse work across Australia and internationally, SJB Interiors is headed by a renowned team of highly acclaimed designers. Multi-award winning projects featuring timeless SJB Interiors high quality design and attention to detail remain fresh and contemporary many years after completion.
SJB Interiors brings into being the aspirations of their clientele with the creation of imaginative spaces that capture attention, provide comfort and delight the senses, grounded by a genuine understanding of style and significant experience in multi-residential and mixed use development projects.sjb.com.au