Sunday, May 10, 2009

St George Tavern

St George Tavern
The St George Tavern at 531 Princes Highway in Rockdale is a very nice example of an Art Deco pub. It is very unfortunate that some someone decided to "improve" the look of the building and had the brickwork painted! My personal feeling is that the brickwork should have been left unpainted. The raw brick adds a lot more character as can be seen in the many other examples listed in this blog.

I cannot find any further information about the hotel.



St George Hotel main facade detail

Main Facade detail

Princes Highway facade detail

St George Hotel facade detail



More Art Deco info can be found at DecoWorks Pty Ltd.

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