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  Up to end-Mar 2014, a total of 37 applications for financial assistance on maintenance of privately-owned graded historic buildings have been approved. There are 11 applications being processed.


Approved Applications

Details of applications approved in Finanical Year 2008-2009 are as follows:

Name of Building: Lo Pan Temple
Address of Building: No. 15 Ching Lin Terrace, Li Po Lung Path,
Belcher's Street, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Kwong Yuet Tong Hong Kong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, columns and walls
Grant Approved: HK$711,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the entire temple during daytime. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2802 2880.


Details of application approved in Financial Year 2009-2010 are as follows:

Name of Building: Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre (Pilgrim's Hall and Conference Hall)
Address of Building: No. 33 Tao Fung Shan Road, Shatin
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Areopagos Norge (formerly known as Christian Mission to Buddhists)
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roofs and walls of Pilgrim's Hall and Conference Hall
Grant Approved: HK$820,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the exterior of the Pilgrim's Hall, Conference Hall, Christ Temple, Art Shop, Lecture Hall, Reichelt House, Thelle House and Tao Fong Shan Service Unit of the Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre campus is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2694 4000.

Name of Building: Jamia Mosque
Address of Building: No. 30 Shelly Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: The Incorporated Trustees of the Islamic Community Fund of Hong Kong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Repainting of building, restoration of finishes at columns and stone signage, and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$860,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the entire mosque during daytime and at night. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2838 9417.

Name of Building: No. 3 Bungalow, St. Stephen's College
Address of Building: St. Stephen's College, 22 Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: St. Stephen's College
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, external walls and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$606,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to No. 3 Bungalow is allowed in the morning of selected Saturdays once a month through prior appointment. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2813 0360.

Name of Building: Ancestral Hall of Shan Ha Wai (commonly known as Tsang Tai Uk)
Address of Building: Shan Ha Wai Village, Shatin, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Tsang Sam Lee Tso
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of ancestral altar and roof of Main Hall and Ritual Hall of the ancestral hall
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the ancestral hall is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2609 1312.

Name of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Kam Tin
Address of Building: 62 Shui Mei Tsuen, Kam Tin, Yuen Long, New Territories
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Tang Shui Mi Tsuen
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, external walls and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$985,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire temple is allowed during daytime on Sundays and Public Holidays, except Chinese New Year Holidays. For details, please contact the Building Management at 9099 1481.

Name of Building: Hung Shing Temple, Fanling
Address of Building: Hung Leng, Fanling, New Territories
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Hung Shing Temple
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, walls, columns and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$880,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire temple is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2682 1136.

Name of Building: Main Building of the Helena May
Address of Building: 35 Garden Road, Central, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 2 (for interior of the building only)
Applicant: The Helena May
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Preservation of existing walls at Garden Room by cavity wall system
Grant Approved: HK$600,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the Main Building is allowed through guided tours (by appointment) once a month and at open day and charity bazaar. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2522 6766.


Details of applications approved in Financial Year 2010-2011 are as follows:

Name of Building: Hung Shing Temple, Ping Shan
Address of Building: 96 Hang Mei Tsuen, Ping Shan, Yuen Long
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Tang Wai San Tong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and structural supporting system of main hall and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire temple, except two side-rooms at each side of the temple, is allowed 24-hour every day. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2477 0105

Name of Building: Tat Yan Study Hall, Yuen Long
Address of Building: 226 Shan Ha Tsuen Yuen Long
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Sung Shing Tong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration/repair of roof, repair of cocklofts and walls, floor waterproofing works and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire study hall is allowed during daytime (except events of ancestral worship or wedding ceremony). For details, please contact the Building Management at 9089 3710

Name of Building: Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre (Side Chapel)
Address of Building: No. 33 Tao Fung Shan Road, Shatin
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Areopagos Norge (formerly known as Christian Mission to Buddhists)
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Roof rectification works, structural repair to walls, upgrading of electrical system and painting works
Grant Approved: HK$999,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the exterior of the Pilgrim's Hall, Conference Hall, Christ Temple, Art Shop, Lecture Hall, Reichelt House, Thelle House and Tao Fong Shan Service Unit, and the interior of the Art Shop of the Side Chapel within the Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre campus is allowed during daytime.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 2694 4000


Details of applications approved in Financial Year 2011-2012 are as follows:

Name of Building: Leung Ancestral Hall
Address of Building: No. 13, Ma Po Mei, Lam Chuen, Tai Po
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Leung Tung Cheong Tong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration/ repair of roof, walls, floor, doors and ancestral altars, upgrading of electrical system and improvement of drainage system.
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the ancestral hall is allowed 24-hour daily, except events of ancestral worship or other  functions.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 9755 8719.

Name of Building: Earth God Shrine of Kam Tsin Tsuen
Address of Building: Yin Kong Tsuen, Castle Peak Road (Kwu Tung), Sheung Shui
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Kam Tsin Tsuen
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of the walls and ground slab of the shrine, design and installation of a display panel and conservation treatments to an adjoining banyan tree.
Grant Approved: HK$390,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the shrine is allowed 24-hour daily.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 6156 7376.

Name of Building: Tsang Ancestral Hall
Address of Building: Chuen Lung Village, Route Twisk, Tusen Wan
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Tsang Tai Cheung Tso
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration/ repair of roof, walls, floor, doors, plaques and murals; and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$950,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the ancestral hall is allowed during daytime, except events of ancestral worship or other functions.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 2490 4781.

Name of Building: Lim House
Address of Building: 176 Shung Ching San Tsuen, Shap Pat Heung, Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Lim Fat Property Limited
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration/ repair of roof, walls, doors, windows, balconies and backyard; and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the building is allowed two days per month. For details, please contact the Property Management at limfat_property@yahoo.com.hk.

Name of Building: Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong Kau Yan Church
Address of Building: 97A High Street, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong Kau Yan Church
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the church is allowed under designated time or by appointment. For details and appointment, please contact the church at 2858 1626.

Name of Building: H.K.S.K.H. Holy Trinity Cathedral
Address of Building: 135 Ma Tau Chung Road, Kowloon
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Holy Trinity Church, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of the higher roof
Grant Approved: HK$958,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the church is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the church at 2713 5221.

Name of Building: Kowloon Union Church
Address of Building: 4 Jordan Road , Kowloon
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: The Trustees of Kowloon Union Church
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Upgrading of the Stomwater System / Sewerage
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the church is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the church at 2367 2585.

Name of Building: No. 8, San Lau Street
Address of Building: No. 8, San Lau Street, Sha Tau Kok, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: The Owner of No. 8, San Lau Street
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration/ repair of roof, structural repair to slab and beam, repair of cockloft
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the Ground Floor on the first Friday and Saturday of each month through prior appointment. For details, please contact the Owner of No. 8, San Lau Street, Sha Tau Kok, N.T. by mail.


Details of applications approved in Financial Year 2012-2013 are as follows:

Name of Building: Ip Ancestral Hall
Address of Building: Lin Ma Hang Tsuen, Sha Tau Kok, Sheung Shui
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Ip Sz Fat Tso
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of the roof, walls, entrance door, timber cockloft and the shrine, and remove the concrete eaves and purlins
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the entire building from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm every day except for the period when ancestral worship is held.
For details, please contact the Building Management at 2659 9085

Name of Building: Hung Shing Temple, Ping Shan
Address of Building: 96 Hang Mei Tsuen, Ping Shan, Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Tang Wai San Tong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of the roof and wall at the entrance hall and main hall, timber door, timber sign board and couplet, and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire temple, except two side-rooms at each side of the temple, is allowed 24-hour every day. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2477 0105

Name of Building: Jamia Mosque
Address of Building: No. 30 Shelly Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: The Incorporated Trustees of the Islamic Community Fund of Hong Kong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Demolition of existing roof tiles and waterproofing layers, install roof waterproofing system and roof channel, and repaint internal wall and ceiling
Grant Approved: HK$950,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the entire mosque from 5am to 10pm every day. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2838 9417


Name of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Kam Tin
Address of Building: 62 Shui Mei Tsuen, Kam Tin, Yuen Long, New Territories
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Tang Shui Mi Tsuen
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of eaves boards, granite plaque at the door, timber dong chung door, canton floor tiles, the built-in statues, timber altars for the statues, iron door bell stand and wall paintings
Grant Approved: HK$980,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access to the entire temple from 9am to 5pm every Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays except the 1st, 3rd and 15th of the Chinese New Year Holidays. For details, please contact the Building Management at 9099 1481

Name of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Lam Tsuen
Address of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Fong Ma Po, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Lam Tsuen Valley Committee
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the entire temple from 7am to 6:30pm every day. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2638 3678



Name of Building: Holy Spirit Seminary, Chapel
Address of Building:

No. 6 Welfare Road, Wong Chuk Hang, H.K.

Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Clean pitched roof and apply new waterproofing, repair spalling concrete, cleanse granite masonry, repair mortar joints and broken bricks and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$999,960
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public visit to the Chapel three times per year by appointment. Visitors are not allowed access into the Sacristy and Altar due to religious reasons. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2522 1009

Name of Building: Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong Kau Yan Church
Address of Building:

97A High Street, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong

Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Hong Kong of the Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong Incorporated
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Repair spalling and cracks of concrete and Shanghai plaster and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the church is allowed under designated time or by appointment. For details and appointment, please contact the church at 2858 1626.



Details of applications approved in Financial Year 2013-2014 are as follows:

Name of Building: Yuen Kwan Tai Temple
Address of Building: Yuen Kwan Tai Temple, Mong Tseng Wai, Yuen Long , New Territories
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: The Community of Mong Tseng
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof of Main Hall and Incense Pavilion and other repair works
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the whole temple except the ancillary rooms at two sides from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm daily.

For details, please contact the Building Management at 6062 4527 or by email.  Email address: timfuk126@yahoo.com


Name of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Fung Chi Tsuen
Address of Building: Tin Hau Temple, Fung Chi Tsuen, Ping Shan, Yuen Long, New Territories
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Ping Shan Rural Committee
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof of Gate House, Main Hall and Incense Pavilion and other repair works
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*: Public access is allowed to the whole temple except monastic dormitory from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.

For details, please contact the Building Management at 2477 3886 or by email.  Email address: psrc@biznetvigator.com


Name of Building: First Church of Christ, Scientist, HK
Address of Building: No.31 MacDonnell Road, Mid-Levels, Central, Hong Kong
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Executive Board Chairman of the Church
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and drainage system of church building, cracks repair and repaint to the exterior and interior wall
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access is allowed to the church building, Christian Science Reading Room (adjacent to church building) and West Garden.  The church scheduled times open from Monday to Sunday are shown on the signage at the premises’ Reading Room and notification on the church’s website: 
www.firstchurchhongkong.com

For details, please visit church’s website, “Church Access” under the “More” tab, and/or contact Reading Room Librarian at 2524 2701 or by email:  firstchurchhk@gmail.com to arrange appointment for other access times or for a guided tour.

Name of Building: Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre (Christ Temple)
Address of Building: 33 Tao Fung Shan Road, Shatin
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Tao Fong Shan Foundation Limited
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Paint works to door, windows, timber structures, internal and external walls, cracks repair at exterior circular columns and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$921,200
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the exterior of the Pilgrim's Hall, Conference Hall, Christ Temple, Art Shop, Lecture Hall, Reichelt House, Thelle House and Tao Fong Shan Service Unit, and the interior of the Art Shop of the Side Chapel within the Tao Fong Shan Christian Centre campus is allowed during daytime. Advance reservation is required for group visit (10 or above visitors). For details, please contact the Building Management at 2694 4000


Name of Building: Entrance Gate, Mong Tseng Wai
Address of Building: Mong Tseng Wai, Ping Shan,Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Village Representative of Mong Tseng Wai
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, walls, floors and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$789,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the entrance gate is allowed 24-hour daily. For details, please contact the Building Management at 9469 9266


Name of Building: 71 San Wai Tsuen
Address of Building: 71 San Wai Tsuen, San Tin, Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: DR KAN Wai Fun Jenny
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Repair and waterproofing works on the roof and related drainage rectification works and other maintenance works
Grant Approved: HK$390,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access is allowed to the house surrounding area and garden by appointment at once a month particularly on Sunday or public holiday from 10:00am to 1:30pm and 2:30pm to 5:00pm.
For details and arrange appointment, please contact DR KAN by email.  Email address: jkfi@jkfi.corp.com.hk


Name of Building: Municipal Services Staff Recreation Club (Hooper Hall)
Address of Building: 4 Wylie Path, King's Park, Kowloon
Grading of Building: Grade 3
Applicant: Municipal Services Staff Recreation Club Limited
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and drainage system, repaint walls and ceiling, floor cracks repair.
Grant Approved: HK$991,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the Exhibition Corner from 2:00pm to 6:00pm during Monday to Friday and scheduled visit by appointment on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 2388 8155 or by email : info@mssrc.org


Name of Building: Ancestral Hall (Middle Hall) of Tsang Tai Uk
Address of Building: Shan Ha Wai Village, Shatin, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 1
Applicant: Tsang Sam Lee Tso
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof, repair ceremonial screens and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the ancestral hall is allowed during daytime. For details, please contact the Building Management at 2609 1312


Name of Building: No.60 Kat Hing Street
Address of Building: No.60 Kat Hing Street, Tai O, Lantau
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Chan Wai Chi Veronica
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Repair of spalled concrete, brickwork, rendering and roof waterproofing
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the Main Hall on G/F from 9:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 5:00pm during Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays or scheduled visit by appointment on Monday to Friday.  For details, please contact the Building Management at 2985 7002 or by email : veronica@espaceelastique.com.hk


Name of Building: Man San Ye Ancestral Hall
Address of Building: Fan Tin Tsuen, San Tin, Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Man San Ye Tso
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and upgrading of electrical system
Grant Approved: HK$1,000,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the ancestral hall is allowed day time, except events of ancestral worship, other functions and committee meetings. For details, please contact the Building Management at 9090 6712 or by email: silviashman@yahoo.com.


Name of Building: Tat Yan Study Hall
Address of Building: 226 Sha Ha Tsuen, Yuen Long, N.T.
Grading of Building: Grade 2
Applicant: Sung Shing Tong
Brief Scope of
Maintenance Works:
Restoration of roof and shrine
Grant Approved: HK$810,000
Arrangement for Public Access*:

Public access to the entire study hall is allowed during daytime (except events of ancestral worship or wedding ceremony). For details, please contact the Building Management at 9089 3710 or by email : hungfans@yahoo.com.hk


Remarks

  
* As one of the conditions for receiving financial assistance from Government, the building owners/owner's representatives/management are required to allow public access to their buildings for appreciation for a period to be agreed with Government which is usually set at ten years after completion of the maintenance works.