intervention three //
“Let’s do something new on a Friday night”
THE ABANDONED SHOPLOT Location: Medan Pasar, Kuala Lumpur The location of this site is located at the edge of chinatown, with many locals residing in shoplots, where they would carry out their busines on the ground floor and live on the first. This are has business but yet retains the locality of it as residence would still minggle around in the evening. The site is of walking distance to chinatown but at the edge to one of the main highways of kl. Urban configuration: Vernacular colonial era shoplots Surface (m2): Width (m): Length (m):
30 3 10
the urban infill market collaborative effort of ThinkCity & Tesco
A vision of the refurbishment of the exisiting abandoned shoplot coverted into an urban infill kitchen, supermarket and privately owned restaurant, yet keeping the fludity of pathway from the front main road to the back alley.