7 tai o market street
Year : 2016 -2019
Client: Mr. Chan
Project Sum: 2.0 Million (Supported by The Commissioner for Heritage’s Office)
No.7 Tai O Market Street constructed in the early 1930s. It is located at Tai O Market Street, the busiest economic centre at Tai O. Together with No.9, No.11, No.13, they are a row of four adjacent Balcony Type Shophouses constructed in the early 1930s. They are all two stories high with cantilever balconies of same style at first floor level. The ground levels of the shophouses are shops, whilst the upper levels are for resident ial use. They are geographically close to a number of other old buildings within easy walking distance.
The Nos.7, 9, 11, & 13 Tai O Market Street was declared a Grade 2 Historic Building by
the Antiquities and Monuments Office on 10 Sept 2013.
Scope of Works
Re-roofing tiled pitch roofs
Repair flat roof
Replacement of timber purlins
Re-painting existing external and internal walls
Repair timber windows
Re-cast concrete cantilever canopy
Repair concrete spallings