The Merton (Chinese: 泓都) is a high-rise development located in Kennedy Town, Hong Kong. The complex consists of three towers. The Merton 1 rises 59 floors and 197 metres (646 ft), and stands as the 60th-tallest building in city. The Merton 2 and The Merton 3 rise 51 floors and 180 metres (591 ft), and stand as the 100th-tallest buildings in the city; the two structures are tied in rank with the Sham Wan Towers and Liberté 5 and 6. The entire complex, composed almost entirely of residential units, was designed by architectural firm Ronald Lu & Partners and developed by New World Development. It began construction in 1998, and was completed in 2005. This is ranked as one of best residential building in Hong Kong Island. An underground transit railway station is under construction and expected to be completed in 2013.
There are a few bars in front of the Merton, and many people come to the bar to enjoy happy hour.
Buildings of the complex
|The Merton 1
|The Merton 2
|The Merton 3
Coordinates: 22°17′00″N 114°07′35″E / 22.2832°N 114.1264°E