Commercial Building

68 Manchester Street, Feilding

  • Commercial Building.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand . Taken By: Rebecca O'Brien. Date: 1/05/2005.
  • Commercial Building.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: A Dangerfield. Date: 29/01/2009.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 2827 Date Entered 2nd July 1982


City/District Council

Manawatu District


Horizons (Manawatu-Wanganui) Region

Legal description

Lot 1 DP 91233 (CT 38433), Wellington Land District


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Wilkinson, William

Wilkinson was one of Feilding's most prominent builders in the early twentieth century. He was apprenticed as a carpenter and joiner in England and immigrated to New Zealand in 1879. His commissions include the Denbigh Hotel (Register Number 2828) and the 1904 building in Kimbolton Road (Register Number 5490). He died in February 1941, aged 81.

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1901 -

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.