Ascham Independent Girls School, Edgecliff


Mecone has secured development approval through the Sydney Central Planning Panel for a new English Centre at Ascham Independent Girls School. The site is located within Edgecliff Town Centre and across to Edgecliff Train Station and Edgecliff bus interchange. The Development Application proposed a 4-storey English Centre which will create further teaching space associated with the Dalton Plan which promotes independent learning, tailors programs to suit student needs, interests and abilities and enhances social skills. The proposal allowed for a 27% departure
from the maximum building height control under the Woollahra Local Environmental Plan 2014 which was supported by a Clause 4.6 variation.

Scope of Works

Mecone’s involvement include planning advice and services, and lodgement of a development applications. Scope of works included:

  • Preparing the Statement of Environmental Effects
  • Liaising with Council and objectors
  • Presenting at the Sydney Central Planning Panel

Project Facts

Client: Ascham School c/o EPM Projects

LGAs: Woollahra

Size: 4.5 ha

Value: $8.8M

Sector: Educational institution

Service: Statutory Planning, Development Application

Team Members

Image courtesy of BVN Architects

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