The veranda-style shophouse stands at the crossroads of Nathan Road and Austin Road. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The veranda-style shophouse stands at the crossroads of Nathan Road and Austin Road. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong heritage advisers urge officials to work with advocates to reassess value of pre-war building once used for spying against Japanese during World War II

  • Antiquities and Monuments Office studying report on veranda-style shophouse at No 190 Nathan Road, in talks with current building owner
  • Monuments office could contact family of building’s original owner to facilitate appraisal work, says Antiquities Advisory Board chairman Douglas So

The veranda-style shophouse stands at the crossroads of Nathan Road and Austin Road. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The veranda-style shophouse stands at the crossroads of Nathan Road and Austin Road. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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