Former North Kowloon Magistracy 前北九龍裁判法院

Dublin Core

Title

Former North Kowloon Magistracy 前北九龍裁判法院

Subject

Building
Magistrate Court
Grade II Historic Building

Description

The building originally served as a magistracy that handles cases in the Kowloon District. It was one of the busiest magistracies in Hong Kong at the time. It was later closed in 2005 to cut costs, and was later converted to the Savannah College of Arts and Design in 2009.

Creator

Palmer and Turner Architects

Date

1960

Contributor

HKSAR Government

Rights

Unknown

Relation

Sham Shui Po Police Station

Format

7-storey court building, divided into three functional zones, gross floor area is about 73450 square feet

Type

Built Structure

Identifier

historicalbuilding_01

Coverage

Associated with the cultural revolution in the 1960.

Date Created

1960

Built Structure Item Type Metadata

Appearance

At the front entrance the door and doorcases are both bronze. The staircases ornamental artwork are inspried by Grecian Motif. Exterior design has a granite finish to it.

Contact Information

Unkown

Geographical Location

Former North Kowloon Magistracy, No. 292, Tai Po Road, Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong

Citation

Palmer and Turner Architects, “Former North Kowloon Magistracy 前北九龍裁判法院,” Sham Shui Po, accessed April 24, 2024, https://learning.hku.hk/ccch9051/group-21/items/show/44.

Geolocation