Cottage

9 Bruce Terrace, Akaroa

  • Cottage.
    Copyright: Akaroa Civic Trust.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 3345 Date Entered 22nd August 1991

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City/District Council

Christchurch City

Region

Canterbury Region

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This historic place was registered under the Historic Places Act 1980. The following text is from the original Proposal for Classification report considered by the NZHPT Board at the time of registration.

Built c.1855

This is a typical small wooden colonial cottage, with gabled roof, dormer and verandah. It was owned by Captain Bruce, a whaler who settled in Akaroa and ran the Bruce Hotel from 1842.

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1855 -

Completion Date

22nd August 1991

Report Written By

Mary O'Keeffe

Other Information

A copy of the original report is available from the NZHPT Southern Region office.

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.