Aigantighe Art Gallery

47-53 Wai-Iti Rd, Timaru

  • Aigantighe Art Gallery, Timaru.
    Copyright: Timaru District Council. Date: 1/03/2008.
  • Aigantighe Art Gallery, Timaru. February 1993. Image included in Field Record Form Collection.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand . Taken By: Pam Wilson.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 3152 Date Entered 23rd June 1983


City/District Council

Timaru District


Canterbury Region

Legal description

Lots 1-3 DP 1717 Lot 31 Pt 32 DP 1493


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Turnbull, James S

James S. Turnbull (1864-1947) worked in a Melbourne architect's office before returning to establish his own practice in Timaru in c.1895. In a career which spanned over forty years, Turnbull designed a wide range of building types in the South Canterbury town, including Chalmers Presbyterian Church (1903-04) and a considerable number of large town houses.

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1908 -

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.