70 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa

  • Linton, Akaroa (aka The Giant's House). Image courtesy of
    Copyright: Phil Braithwaite. Taken By: PhilBee NZ - Phil Braithwaite. Date: 2/01/2018.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 1732 Date Entered 23rd June 1983


City/District Council

Christchurch City


Canterbury Region

Legal description

Lot 1 DP 39628 CT 20A/907 & Lot 2 DP 53338


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1881 -

2009 - 2009
Rear 2 storey addition

2011 - 2012
Earthquake reapair and chimney rebuilds

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.