Located in one of Melbourne’s most vibrant & bustling precincts at the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges, this apartment and retail complex stands timeless, simple and proud.
The Brook comprises of 9 levels, with 108 apartments spread over 8 storeys and the Ground level providing retail space. There are two additional basement levels for resident car parking. All the apartments are laid out as spacious 2 bedrooms with generous living & open space – ranging from the generously proportioned 69 sqm. residences to the large 107 sqm. residences. The building also has a communal roof terrace for the residents to step out.
Each residence is thoughtfully composed to offer clever spaces, seamlessly connecting indoor spaces with outdoor terraces and strategically positioned to offer abundant natural light and a range of views. The strong exterior facades embraces the opportunity for innovative sustainable design elements such as operable timber louvre systems aimed at passive solar control and enhancement of natural ventilation whilst providing privacy. The building includes photovoltaic solar panel installation to generate electricity for the building’s common areas.
A combination of light and dark materiality on the exterior accents various features of the building. Quality fittings complement the aesthetics and refined detailing of the residences. Mindful of the bustling surrounds a relatively light palette is used in the interior providing a sense of comfort and tranquillity for the residents.