Wah Ha Estate was converted from the Chaiwan Factory Village building. The building is 5 stories high. The building was completed in June 1959. It is the only remaining H-shaped factory building in Hong Kong. It was rated as second by the Antiquities Advisory Committee in 2013. Class-class historical building, the reconstruction project preserves the cultural relics of the factory building as much as possible. In 2017, it won the honor of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects in the Architectural Design Forum and the Grand Prize of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects.
There are multiple barrier-free facilities, including entrances and exits, ramps, passages, and accessible toilets, etc. The design fully considers the needs of wheelchairs/persons with reduced mobility. Most of the uneven places are equipped with ramps, and the ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off.
The entrance to the underground exhibition hall of Wah Ha Estate is relatively narrow, so wheelchair friends must be especially careful.
- Wah Ha Estate has multiple entrances and exits. The main entrance is located at No. 2 Jishengshu Street. The underground is all flat roads, which is very suitable for wheelchair/handicapped people.
- Most areas of Huaxia Village are designed with wide passages, which are generally suitable for wheelchair users to enter and exit
- Most uneven places are equipped with ramps, the ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off
- Huaxia Village has an accessible toilet near Lizhong Street
- Huaxia Village parking lot has special parking spaces for the disabled