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  • Restored shophouses : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily
    This is a photograph of a street view showing a row of restored shophouses in the Joo Chiat area. Some of the shophouses have louvred rectangular windows, with semi-circular transoms. The Joo Chiat area was gazetted as a conservation district in 1993. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Restored houses : exterior

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily
    This is a photograph of restored houses in the Joo Chiat area, with a view of a five-foot way. The distinctive swing door or 'pintu pagar' in Malay is a unique feature in these restored houses. The swing doors provide privacy in the front hall of the house, from the...
  • Restored shophouses : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Wong, Lily
    This is a photograph of a street view showing a row of restored houses and shophouses in the Joo Chiat area. They depict the architectural style of the Straits Chinese. The Joo Chiat area was gazetted as a conservation district in 1993. Title devised by Library staff.