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Luciano Rossetti Mausoleum
by Harmer Architecture Pty Ltd

        

IN THE ARCHITECTS WORDS

The Luciano Rossetti Mausoleum is a new community building in the Necropolis, Springvale. The mausoleum provides 1398 burial spaces for the Italian community, a significant number of whom favour this type of above ground burial. Arranged
 
 

around a central courtyard and expanse of water are a series of galleries onto which the stone memorial walls face. One section of the mausoleum provides for families who want an individual room with burial space for up to 10 family members.
 
DETAILS

Location
Springvale, VIC
Architect
Harmer Architecture Pty Ltd
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Project Team
Project architect: Samara Biggs, Harmer Architecture
Design architect: Philip Harmer, Harmer Architecture
Structural consultant: Mr Steven Elward, Gutteridge Haskins & Davey Pty Ltd
Civil consultant: Mr Steven Elward, Gutteridge Haskins & Davey Pty Ltd
Electrical consultant: Mr Peter Chaly, Case Consulting Pty Ltd
Mechanical consultant: Mr Peter Chaly, Case Consulting Pty Ltd
Hydraulic consultant: Mr Peter Chaly, Case Consulting Pty Ltd
Landscape consultant: The Necropolis
Interior designer: Philip Harmer, Harmer Architecture
Lighting consultant: Mr Peter Chaly, Case Consulting Pty Ltd
Quantity consultant: Joshua Slattery, Slattery Australia Pty Ltd
Builder: Steve Sweeney, Galvin Construction
Pond Design: Tim Janson, PL Fountains
Glass Designer: Tony Hall, Azez Glass Artists
Photographer: Trevor Mein, Mein Photo
Building surveyor: Oliver Michel, Stokes Building Surveying
Other Team Members : Andrew Briant, Ken Seakins, Thomas Lam
Entered
2006


Photographs by Trevor Mein of Mein Photo, text by Harmer Architecture Pty Ltd

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