Essence South Yarra
35 Wilson Street, South Yarra

Contemporary architecture in
the heart of south yarra

In the 21st century, South Yarra cements its place as one of Melbourne’s most desirable suburbs. Its architectural tapestry includes a diverse mix of buildings, each with their own personality and mode of expression.

For nearly 25 years, ROTHELOWMAN has maintained strong links with Melbourne. From high-rise developments such as Albert Tower in South Melbourne, to the spectacular boutique Aqueous apartments in Port Melbourne, the architecture and interior design practice is acclaimed for producing novel residential solutions.

Drawing from the narrow context, the architects have split Essence into a series of vertical elements, vertical planes and building blocks. This reduces the building’s scale into smaller pieces, which are easier to digest into the streetscape.

Taking cues from South Yarra’s rich retail culture, the interiors are underpinned by themes of fashion. A glamorous lobby bedecked in marble references the idea of a catwalk, while the mailroom is set up like a luxury boudoir.

Inspired by French designers Coco Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent, each apartment is elegant with an

understated material and colour palette. Natural surfaces such as stone, timber, glass and wool enhance the interiors and satisfy the senses.

The streamlined kitchen incorporates an island bench with a beautiful marble screen, which hides the clutter. Ample cupboards and drawers serve as great storage space, and open shelving provides places to put your favourite things on display.

The bathrooms have large format tiles and a pared back colour palette. A shower door handle acts

as a towel rack and also a storage shelf for shampoo and conditioner.

Each apartment has a balcony, which is recessed within the façade of the building. This softens the threshold between inside and out and creates a much larger living area.

Through innovative design, ROTHELOWMAN have created an apartment building that pushes boundaries in form and function. Championing sustainability and quality, Essence is a building that will stand the test of time.

South Yarra

35 Wilson Street, South Yarra
Register Your Interest Now
to receive a floor plan

Salta Properties

Wilson Street Façade – Artist Impression

apartments for sale in South Yarra

Please note that all images of the development were produced prior to the completion of construction, are indicative only and not to scale. Changes may be made during development, and dimensions, set out, finishes and specifications are subject to change without notice in accordance with the provisions of Contract of Sale. The furniture depicted is not included with any sale and should not be taken to indicate the final position of power points, TV connection points and the like. Prospective purchases must rely on their own enquiries. Bulkheads necessary for services and structure are not depicted.

Salta Group (Salta) respects your privacy and has adopted a privacy policy consistent with Australian Privacy Law and the ten National Privacy Principles.

The following policy applies to all businesses within the Salta Group including Salta Properties and covers all personal information collected by Salta during authorised business activities.

Salta reserves the right to make amendments to this Policy at any time. If you have objections to this Privacy Policy, you should not access or use the company's Websites.

Salta endeavours to protect all collected personal information from unauthorised use or disclosure. Any queries relating to personal information held by Salta (including access requests) can be made to:

  • Salta Privacy Officer
  • Salta Properties Pty Ltd
  • Locked Bag 1300
  • Port Melbourne Vic 3207
  • Phone: 03 9673 1111
  • Email:


Salta endeavours to collect any personal information directly from the individual with their consent. Where personal information is provided to Salta by third parties, relevant staff will always take reasonable steps to obtain consent from the individual to whom the information pertains where required by the legislation.

Salta only collects personal information that is necessary for the conduct of its business. Any Salta client, customer, business partner or recruitment candidate who does not wish their personal information to be provided to any particular organisation or types of organisations should notify Salta at the time of the collection of the personal information.


Salta's primary purpose for collecting personal information is to inform clients of relevant business activities relating to new and existing property developments and updates to property maintenance. Should you prefer not to receive any such information please advise Salta by contacting the our Privacy Officer as detailed above.


Salta continuously monitors the accuracy and completeness of collected, used or disclosed personal information. Should any updates to your personal information be required, please contact and inform Salta.


Salta employs advanced security systems and procedures to ensure the integrity and security of personal information held by the company. Salta will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify from its systems any personal information held by the company on your request, provided that sufficient proof of identity is established.


Salta's Privacy Policy is available on its websites or internally on its intranet. Personal information held by Salta is limited to that which is required for the legitimate functions of the company's business.


Salta undertakes to provide access to individuals to any of their personal information held by the company for the purpose of review and correction with exception to the limitations imposed by the privacy legislation. Requests for access should be forwarded to Salta's Privacy Officer along with sufficient proof of identification.


Salta limits the use of government identifiers to the purposes required of the company by legislation only.


Salta will respect a request for anonymity wherever it is lawful and practicable.


Although Salta is a national company it does occasionally engage in international business. In these instances we undertake not to send or disclose personal information without the consent of the individual. In any event Salta takes precautions to ensure that any of its business partners employ similar policies documenting the recognition of their privacy obligations.


Salta does not require that you supply any sensitive information to the company unless it is essential for business activities. If required, this type of information will not be collected without your consent.