Orsini's Restaurant

201 Cuba Street, Wellington

  • Orsini's Restaurant, Cuba St Wellington.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: Anika Klee. Date: 4/03/2009.
  • Orsini's Restaurant, Cuba St Wellington.
    Copyright: Herotage New Zealand. Taken By: Chris Horwell. Date: 1/11/2017.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 1412 Date Entered 25th November 1982


City/District Council

Wellington City


Wellington Region

Legal description

All Plan 1218


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Physical Description

Built for dentists George Alfred Downes and William Stacey Downs

Notable Features

Double-hung sash windows , frieze with a simple decorative moulding at the top of the fa├žade

Construction Dates

Original Construction
1901 -
Stripped classical

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.