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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