42 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa

  • Cottage.
    Copyright: Akaroa Civic Trust.
  • Cottage April 1990. Original image submitted at time of registration.
    Copyright: NZHPT Field Record Form Collection. Taken By: A E McEwan.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5338 Date Entered 22nd August 1991


City/District Council

Christchurch City


Canterbury Region

Legal description

Pt Rural Sec 200 Town of Akaroa


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.1868-70, and is a simple gabled cottage with a flat roofed addition which detracts from its architectural quality, but it nevertheless makes a streetscape contribution, and is enhanced by its garden setting.


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1868 - 1870

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.