203-205 Cuba St, Wellington
List Entry Information
List Entry Status
List Entry Type
Historic Place Category 2
Private/No Public Access
22nd August 1991
Pt Sec 128 Town of Wellington
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.
Essentially streetscape value, a well-balanced neo-classical facade, showing historical development with the later addition of the words "Peoples Palace" after 1928.
O'Dea, James J.
No biography is currently available for this construction professional
Built for Wellington doctor Patrick Mackin, Salvation Army took over in 1916.
Pilasters (plain & fluted) on corner and centre of each storey and supporting arch of windows, cornice, plain entablature, parapet rises and curves over centre of building with two scrolls on each side
Edwardian Free Classical
After 1928 addition of words 'People's Palace"
1st August 1991
Report Written By
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.