140 William Street

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140 William Street
Former BHP House from street level.jpg
General information
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
140 William Street in the CBD
Coordinates 37°48′57″S 144°57′31″E / 37.8158°S 144.9586°E / -37.8158; 144.9586Coordinates: 37°48′57″S 144°57′31″E / 37.8158°S 144.9586°E / -37.8158; 144.9586
Completed 1972
Roof 152 metres (499 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 41
Design and construction
Architect Yuncken Freeman Architects

140 William Street (formerly BHP House) is a skyscraper in Melbourne, Australia. It is one of a few heritage registered skyscrapers in Melbourne. It is located at 140 William Street and is situated on the corner of Bourke Street, in the central business district, and was completed in 1972.[1]

As an early plot ratio building, it features a large open plaza and public artworks and is an example of the modern style.


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