The Lee Cheong Building, home of Bean Around the World. The coffee shop will remain open during construction.
Heritage remediation planned for historic Chinatown buildings
Two historic buildings in Victoria’s Chinatown will be remediated as part of a mixed-use development spanning the 500-blocks of Fisgard Street and Pandora Avenue.
Victoria-based developer Lefevre & Company has acquired the two storey Lum Sam & Look Den Building at 534 Pandora Avenue and it’s two storey Fisgard Street counterpart, the Lee Cheong Building at 533 Fisgard Street, home to the popular Bean Around the World coffee shop. The buildings were constructed in 1884 and 1901, respectively. [Full article]
The Lum Sam & Look Den Building