Ewart Hospital Nurses' Home (Former)
2 Coromandel Street, Newtown, Wellington
List Entry Information
List Entry Status
List Entry Type
Historic Place Category 2
Private/No Public Access
22nd August 1991
Extent of List Entry
Extent of registration includes part of the land described as Lot 2 DP 316137 (CT 63101), Wellington Land District, and the building known as Ewart Hospital Nurses' Home (Former) thereon, and its fittings and fixtures.
Lot 2 DP 316137 (CT 63101), 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.
Historical Significance: Originally designed as the Nurses homes for the Fever Hospital built nearby. Its layout and features of modern nursing practices attracted favourable comment.
Crichton & McKay
No biography is currently available for this construction professional
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.