South Loft

Above Auckland's Queen Street in the roof of the Imperial Building is South Loft. This is a library-like occupation for an office of Economists.

A glazed private meeting space sits between cabinetry sheathed with a fine wire mesh and blackened steel.Natural light is admitted through the timbered roof structure and historic facade.

Project Details Internal floor area is approximately 200m2. Construction completed in mid 2013. Fearon Hay’s project team was led by Doug Weir, with Rachel Higgs, Michael Huh & Rufus Knight. Tim Hay and Jeff Fearon are the design architects. Photography is by Jackie Meiring.