Appraisal House

279 Willis Street, Wellington

  • Appraisal House.
    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Taken By: Anika Klee. Date: 4/03/2009.
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    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Taken By: Anika Klee. Date: 4/03/2009.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 1334 Date Entered 18th March 1982

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City/District Council

Wellington City

Region

Wellington Region

Legal description

All Plan A 2214

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Hoggard & Prouse

The partnership of Hoggard and Prouse practised initally in Wellington. The firm was one of the pioneers in the use of steel framed and concrete floored construction in New Zealand. Their four storey Cadbury Warehouse (1908) was an extremely early example of this type of construction to be found outside America.

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1909 -

Other Information

Please note that entry on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rarangi Korero identifies only the heritage values of the property concerned, and should not be construed as advice on the state of the property, or as a comment of its soundness or safety, including in regard to earthquake risk, safety in the event of fire, or insanitary conditions.