Pat Kan Uk, located at the eastern side of Stanley Bay, is a building compound of 8 houses with distinctive architectural characteristics.
The 8 houses were built in 1930s to rehouse the 8 families originally lived in Wong Ma Kok, which was resumed for the construction of Bluff Head Battery for enhancing coastal defence. The distinctive architectural characteristics of Pak Kan Uk include the use of red bricks, green painted doors and traditional Chinese pitched roof covered with pan-and-roll tiles.
Among the 8 houses, 7 were rated Grade 2 historic buildings in 2011 and 1 was rated Grade 3 historic building in 2012.
There are still residents living in Pat Kan Uk. Visitors are advised not to trespass on the private premises.
To plan your journey to Pat Kan Uk, visit the "HKeMobility" website (https://www.hkemobility.gov.hk) or mobile application developed by the Transport Department, insert your starting point and "Sun Pat Kan Sitting-Out Area" as the destination to search for routes of different transportation mode. Alternatively, you may click the “Journey” button in the Google Map below.
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