Commercial Building (Former Cottage)

282 Cuba Street, Wellington

  • Commercial Building (Former Cottage), 282 Cuba St, Wellington. c.1920's shop-front addition obscures the original cottage at the back.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: Anika Klee. Date: 4/03/2009.
  • Commercial Building (Former Cottage), 282 Cuba St, Wellington. 1990 Rear. Image included in Field Record Form Collection.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: Paule van Raalte.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5349 Date Entered 22nd August 1991


City/District Council

Wellington City


Wellington Region

Legal description

Pt Sec 99 Town of Wellington (CT WN333/148), Wellington Land District


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 1870s

One of the earlier buildings in Cuba St, the cottage behind the 1920s shop-front addition dates to around the 1870s.


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1870 -
Former Cottage

1920 -
Shop-front additions

Completion Date

22nd June 2010

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.