The Showgrounds Castle Hill

  • Architecture
  • Sydney
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A significant design application within Castle Hills, Hills Showground East Precinct.

With our client Deicorp, we have submitted a significant design application for 873 apartments. The precinct is 34km north-west of the Sydney CBD and within walking distance of Showgrounds Metro Station. The project features an activated ground plane connecting 5 buildings of up to 16 storeys, with a build-to-rent component, to provide a diverse mix of apartment typologies: 16% 1-bed, 59.5% 2-bed, and 24.5% 3-bed.

The Group
Client: Deicorp
Studios: Sydney, Australia
The Team:
the showgrounds castle hill deicorp

It is a collaborative design.

Our team designed buildings A, B, and C in the precinct, and Turner Architects designed buildings D and E, undertaking an extensive design excellence review process.

The building boasts diverse and premium communal spaces located within internal courtyards, podium space and rooftop viewing.

The new Showground East Park. E-Lab led the sustainable focus within the design team and identified a series of Ecologically Sustainable design (ESD) principles aiming to attain a 5-star Green Star rating. Precinct East promotes the positive attributes of transit-oriented development and facilitates a healthy and diverse community.

The render below shows the east precinct in the background, the Doran Drive Precinct ghost render, the Hills Showground metro station, and part of the west precinct land.

the showgrounds castle hill deicorp
the showgrounds castle hill deicorp

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Alister Eden Principal

Alister leads the Living Environments team as a Principal in Architecture and Urban Design. His passion for design and leadership throughout Australia and the UK underpin his unique design approach, demonstrated by his extensive architectural and urban planning portfolio of complex, successful, and innovative projects, many of which are award-winning.

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