Glenavon Church (Methodist)

7 Chambers St, North East Valley, Dunedin

  • Glenavon Church (Methodist).
    Copyright: Wikimedia Commons. Taken By: Ben Hill. Date: 8/08/2009.
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    Copyright: Wikimedia Commons. Taken By: Ben Hill. Date: 8/08/2009.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 3371 Date Entered 13th December 1990


City/District Council

Dunedin City


Otago Region

Legal description

Lots 7 9 DP 1590


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Vanes, Newton

Very little is known about Newton Vanes other than that he spent three years studying and working in England and Europe, attending classes in design at London University and travelling throughout Italy, before returning to New Zealand about 1909. By 1910 he had entered into partnership with James Louis Salmond and their buildings include the Union Church (formerly St John's Presbyterian), Greymouth (1911).

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1906 -

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.