Type Plan for Shophouses, Old Market Square, Kuala Lumpur (1907)
Lot 4, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20 & 22 of Old Market Square.
Kuala Lumpur Town Planner’s dream for the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s then centre of commerce. The typical plans and guidelines for the three-storey buildings prepared by AB Hubback.
Hubback’s Official Post/Role: Federal P.W.D Assistant Architect
Year Designed: 1907
Brief Architectural Description: Mostly three-storey shophoses in mixed Neo-Classical design with loggias, decorative plaster garlands, face bricks, rooftop ballustrades, gables or pediments.
Original Use: Shophouses
Original Building Type: Retail / Residential
Current Name: Lot 4, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20 & 22, Medan Pasar
Current Use: Shops/Offices/Trading Houses
Current Building Use: Shop/Residential/Office