The Globe Apartments

April 01, 2012  •  Leave a Comment

Synagogue Place, Adelaide CBD - photographed December '11 - February '12 

Built by Hindmarsh, designed by Grieve Gillett, this student apartment block successfully combines high density, low budget housing with a considerable amount of style.  

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The apartments, all lit up, from the fire escape of the North Terrace Freemasons' Grand Lodge. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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From the Freemasons' backyard  - showing off the colour of the balcony ceilings. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The foyer, lifts and office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Another view of the foyer office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Part of the communal laundry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The wall on the northern boundary features a a trio of pixellated flying ducks by architect Michael Buchtmann, shown here from the 1st floor communal area. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Each of the apartments has its own balcony. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The apartments are modest in size,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

well equipped with the basics,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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and feature superb views of the Adelaide CBD from the higher levels. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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