Bangunan OCBC or the OCBC Building is a Art Deco building was constructed in 1938 as the headquarters of the Overseas Chinese Banking Corporation. The architect was AO Coltman. This design was innovative for its time as it provided basement storage for bicycles, which were usually parked haphazardly on the pavement. Unlike other Art Deco facades, the corner of the building is not accentuated due to the recessed entrance and the regularly spaced windows that flow across the facade. At one end is a tapering stepped pylon with a flagpole on top. A muted mosaic panel runs up the centre of the pylon. Bangunan OCBC is on Medan Pasar, J; is on Pasar Besar, Lbh; is near Tun Hs Lee, J; is near Petaling, J; is near Yap Ah Loy, J; is near Pudu, Lbh; is near Silang, J; is near Lbh Ampang; Bangunan OCBC is geographically located at latitude(3.1467 degrees) 3° 8' 48" North of the Equator and longitude (101.696 degrees) 101° 41' 45" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Kuala Lumpur.
The locations related to Bangunan OCBC are represented by the shortest path a radio wave would travel and may not be nearest by road. For example, Bangunan OCBC is located 31 metres from Bangunan Lama Federal Stores. Bangunan OCBC is located 47 metres from Restoran Sin Seng Nam. Bangunan OCBC is located 56 metres from MS Ally Company Building. Bangunan OCBC is located 68 metres from Market Square. Bangunan OCBC is located 70 metres from Lebuh Pasar Besar Bridge.
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|Market Square is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Bangunan OCBC. Market Square - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Lebuh Pasar Besar Bridge is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Bangunan OCBC. Lebuh Pasar Besar Bridge - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Old Clock Tower is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Bangunan OCBC. Old Clock Tower - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
Winsin Hotel Chinatown 0.1km, Dragon Inn 0.3km, Ancasa Hotel 0.4km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Bangunan OCBC.
Central Market 0.2km, Sinar Kota 0.3km, Kotaraya 0.3km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Bangunan OCBC.
Market Square 0.1km, Shophouses along Jalan Hang Kasturi 0.2km, National Historical Muzium 0.3km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Bangunan OCBC.
SEGi College KL 0.4km, SMK Confucian 0.5km, Methodist Boys' School Kuala Lumpur 0.6km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Bangunan OCBC.
Dataran Merdeka 0.3km, Small City Park 0.5km, Padang Merbuk 1km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Bangunan OCBC.
Wisma HSBC is about 0.2 km away.
Klang and Gombak Rivers Confluence is about 0.2 km away.
Mahkanmah Tinggi Kuala Lumpur is about 0.2 km away.
Jalan Petaling is about 0.2 km away.
Wisma Kemayan is about 0.2 km away.
Wisma Wai Kuan is about 0.2 km away.