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Scape Melbourne393 Swanston Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

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Year completed

Not Confirmed

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Buildings

1

Building type

High-rise

floor
Floor count

42 levels

More about Scape Melbourne

Gone are the days when student living meant drab dormitories or ramshackle house-shares with multiple flatmates. Scape Melbourne is the future, educating students on the good life with a 42-storey high rise apartment building in the center of the city’s greatest educational precinct. Towering over universities and everything that is hip and happening, the ultra-modern design features communal living spaces and study areas to maintain the social aspect of university life while offering private, comfortable and self-contained living quarters. In between textbooks, students can look out over the exceptional views of the city they are learning in. While public transport is conveniently outside the front door, Scape Melbourne is so perfectly situated that students of RMIT’s art and design school can enjoy the architectural achievements of the structure from, whilst the nation’s number one ranked University of Melbourne is just a quick hop, skip and a jump from the front door. Scape is situated amongst Melbourne’s hippest bars, cafes, and restaurants. Whether it’s after-hours caffeine needed to continue cramming for exams or a drink and live music to relax and let loose, Scape takes out the hassle of getting to and fro. This is a building that proves that student living can be stylish, comfortable and efficient.

Development Information

Builder:
Local Government Area:
Melbourne (City)
Project Status:
Completed
Listing Type:
Student Accommodation
Building Type:
High-rise
Year Completed:
Not Confirmed
Building Height:
130 Metres
Floor Count:
42
Number of Buildings:
1
Bike Spaces:
157
Car Spaces:
0

Meet the team behind Scape Melbourne

What is a developer
A developer is a person or company that buys land, finances real estate deals and appoints a builder and architect to orchestrate their vision through masterplanning, design and construction.
What is an architect
An architect is instrumental in the vision, planning, design and construction supervision to which they provide a structure or space that serves the people.
What is a builder
A builder is a person or company that has been appointed to a development to oversee, coordinate, construct or repair properties. Builders can also be self directed.

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Nearby education

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  • Secondary
  • Primary
RMIT University
124 La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Main
0.1km away
Victoria University
256, 283, 295 & 300 Queen St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Satellite
0.5km away
Monash University
271 Collins St, Melbourne, VIC 3004
Satellite
0.8km away
La Trobe University
360 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Satellite
0.8km away
Charles Darwin University
271 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Satellite
0.9km away
Stott's Colleges
Level 1-6, 168 Exhibition Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Private
0.7km away
Holmes Secondary College
185 Spring Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Private
0.8km away
Ozford College
Levels 7 & 9 310 King Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Private
0.9km away
Simonds Catholic College
273 Victoria Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003
Private
1km away
Academy of Mary Immaculate
88 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Private
1.1km away
Carlton Gardens Primary School
215 Rathdowne Street, Carlton VIC 3053
Public
0.9km away
Sacred Heart School
107 King William Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Private
1.5km away
North Melbourne Primary School
210 Errol Street, North Melbourne VIC 3051
Public
1.6km away
Carlton Primary School
Cnr Palmerston & Drummond Sts, Carlton VIC 3053
Public
1.6km away
Fitzroy Primary School
319 George Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Public
1.9km away

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News about Scape Melbourne

Concierge, goji salads and rooftop pools: Student housing goes upmarket
Concierge, goji salads and rooftop pools: Student housing goes upmarket
25th June 2019

Concierge, goji salads and rooftop pools: Student housing goes upmarket

There are no bangers and mash or Eton Mess on the menu at Urbanest’s student accommodation in Sydney.
An overview of Melbourne's hyperactive student accommodation projects
An overview of Melbourne's hyperactive student accommodation projects
3rd May 2018

An overview of Melbourne's hyperactive student accommodation projects

The flow of student accommodation projects into planning across Melbourne's inner suburbs has slowed considerably, allowing for the massive associated spike in...
The state of construction in Melbourne - mid April 2017
The state of construction in Melbourne - mid April 2017
19th April 2017

The state of construction in Melbourne - mid April 2017

With over three hundred projects on our database currently under construction, there's a lot of cranes, pits, core boxes and new facades appearing all over the city...
The changing face of Melbourne's northern CBD
The changing face of Melbourne's northern CBD
6th September 2016

The changing face of Melbourne's northern CBD

It looks to be one of those instances where a single image says it all. In this case the lead image above illustrates the rapid change engulfing the northern stretch of...
The CBD's northern construction boom in colour
The CBD's northern construction boom in colour
16th May 2016

The CBD's northern construction boom in colour

The CBD's northern end is in full bloom so to speak as a variety of high-rise projects rapidly progress from paper designs to reality. So much so one only needs to crane...

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