CAPITOL GRAND – 241 TOORAK ROAD, SOUTH YARRA MELBOURNE
Urban Melbourne today takes an in depth look at the latest and greatest proposal for The Capitol in South Yarra. Acquired by former Dodo founder Larry Kestelman's LK Property Group it becomes the seventh incarnation in a long list of development proposals for the 5,600sqm former Capitol Bakeries site on the corner of Toorak Road and Chapel Street.
HOLLYWOOD beauty Charlize Theron will be trackside at this year’s Grand Prix.
The 39-year-old is coming to Melbourne as the face of Capitol Grand, South Yarra – the $500 million development of the former Capitol Bakery site at the corner of Toorak Rd and Chapel St South Yarra which is being developed by Melbourne’s LK Property Group.
The South African actress fronts the marketing for Melbourne’s first six-star residential and luxury retail destination
Located within the rapidly evolving Forrest Hill precinct the project has been designed as a gateway development and an iconic landmark for the area, with an increase in height from 41-storeys to 58-storeys. As a result a subsequent refinement was undertaken resulting in more fluid forms articulated as a series of flowing horizontal ribbons across both masses before becoming more solid with an almost gill-like expression running up the face of the tallest tower.