Reply To: Renaissance Style Facade, 40 Kevin St. Lr.
Originally posted by Devin
It was under threat of demolition for many many years as part of the ’70s Inner Tangent road widening scheme. Then later when it was deemed worthy of keeping there was a madcap plan to put the whole building on wheels and move it back. But I think this was ditched when they found out how expensive it would be to do that.
Stalin did that with on or two of his buildings when he wanted to widen various roads.