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Maxwell Residence

Five storey riverfront dwelling house

  • Type/Category

  • Client

    Channon Architects
  • Location

    45 Maxwell Street, New Farm
  • Project Value

    $8M - $10M


  • Planning

A purpose-built five storey dwelling at a premium riverfront location in inner city Brisbane.  The project involved development across a steeply sloping site within the mapped Brisbane River corridor.

The WCG Value add


  • Preliminary planning advice and input to project design phase to address initial project challenges surrounding heritage and waterway corridor overlays
  • Negotiation and resolution of complex technical and political issues arising from public notification process, to demonstrate compliance with planning scheme provisions
  • Development application concept plan including podium landscape concepts
  • Visual assessment perspective renders and 3D-views of proposed landscape treatment and screening (in association with project architect) to demonstrate appropriate visual impact on river corridor and streetscape