The Kensington Colleges

Student Accommodation


Demolition of the existing Basser and Goldstein Colleges, Design and construction of high quality contemporary accommodation in five identifiable and distinct colleges, Basser (166 beds) Baxter (218 beds) Goldstein (156 beds) 4th College (165 beds) and the Seniors Hall (242 beds) and associated services and external works. This project, included demolition, was undertaken in a fully operational University campus. It was vital that we maintained existing college operations including integration with Goldstein Hall (Dining Hall).

Client: University of NSW
Architect: Bates Smart
Delivery Form: Design & Construct
Location: Kensignton, NSW
Value: $95 m
Completion date: January 2014