Penang Heritage City logo


Shop house at Malabar Street


Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This is the most presentable room on the upper floor, facing the road original wide planks floor, some dampness on the asbestos ceiling.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This is one of the airwells (there are two)

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Window of the second room at the upper floor, open to the first airwell.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This is a damaged roofing at the top floor, when it rains, water comes in, the tenants put up this
 pole to avoid the ceiling from caving in.. for me this is the most serious thing that needs to be fixed.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Room at the top floor, both ends are sandwiched with air wells.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Stairs appear solid to walk on, not much need to
work on here, except at the beginning of the railing.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
View from the staircase to the middle area of the lower floor.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Peeling asbestos ceiling, seen from lower floor.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
One of the side windows, this is a corner unit.. it has a huge potential.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This is the front window, looking outside.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This arched concrete beam looks very sturdy and solid.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
The first airwell.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
The staircase.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This is the only defect of the stairs railing that I can see.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Leakage on the party wall side.


This looks icky, but simply just mold from improperly managed air-well.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Kitchen with a chimney

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Bathroom at the lower floor, I do not put the photo of the toilet.. another thing that requires big repair.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Garden at the roof top

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
They build this bath at the garden at rooftop area, no toilet, though.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
More rooftop garden photo.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Side, back door.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
Details of side, back door that require a bit of repair.

Shop house at Malabar Street Penang
This huge bougainvillea grows, giving shade..
 also you can park your car in this alley.

Back to the top of Shop house at Malabar Street

Back to the homepage of Penang Heritage City.com


Return to homepage




Follow Me on Pinterest





Subscribe To
This Site
XML RSS


New!Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.

Author Nazlina Hussin | Contact me | About me | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer

Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape

Penang Heritage City Footer