Era highlights the best of the past and future by seamlessly blending existing historic architecture with modern concrete and glass. The previous buildings original exterior brick wall of rich-textured masonry which forms the east wall of the building lobby was preserved. Building security is a hallmark of Concert Properties design with restricted access to visitors with access to the floor to be visited and no other building section. Common area amenities include a well-appointed lounge with bar, TV and entertaining room which adjoins a spacious, landscaped terrace including outdoor seating, a residents garden, fire pit and Webber barbeque.
Recently, Victorias renowned Fol Epi and Agrius Restaurant opened in the Era and is located on the main floor, featuring contemporary regional, locally-based cuisine, and an in-house charcuterie in a wine-bar/deli/bakery/restaurant atmosphere combining the elements of food, beverage and community. Their philosophy, based on the Slow Food Movement from Italy, values local, sustainable and traditional approaches to food product, menu items, and preparation. In this millennial time of the experience economy, Fol Epi contributes, surpasses and makes memorable the culture of culinary satisfaction as journey.
One of the most desirable attributes in this neighborhood is walkability. Staying at the Era means you wont need to cross a bridge or walk across town to get to your favorite store, restaurant, or Victorias business core. Shops and services, theatres and restaurants, and many of Victorias best tourist attractions and venues are just minutes away. Much like Victoria itself, the Era harmoniously blends vintage with contemporary, integrating a heritage brick facade with modern concrete and glass. This is modern and traditional co-existing harmoniously and awaiting your arrival and appreciation.