Turning Point

290 Cuba St, Wellington

  • Turning Point, 290 Cuba St, Wellington.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: Chris Horwell. Date: 25/08/2018.
  • Turning Point, 290 Cuba St, Wellington.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: Anika Klee. Date: 4/03/2009.
  • Turning Point, 290 Cuba St, Wellington. 1990. Image included in Field Record Form Collection.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand . Taken By: Paula van Raaltan.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5347 Date Entered 22nd August 1991


City/District Council

Wellington City


Wellington Region

Legal description

Pt Sec 99 Town of Wellington easement DP 70674


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.1900

Of streetscape value, as an example of Edwardian timber commercial building in Upper Cuba Street.


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1900 -

Completion Date

22nd August 1991

Report Written By

Mary O'Keeffe

Other Information

A copy of the original report is available from the NZHPT Central 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.