Ewart Hospital Nurses' Home (Former)

2 Coromandel Street, Newtown, Wellington

  • Ewart Hospital Nurses’ Home (Former).
    Copyright: Wellington City Council.
  • November 2011.
    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Taken By: V Morrell.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5375 Date Entered 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.

City/District Council

Wellington City


Wellington Region

Legal description

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.

Built 1910

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.


Construction Professionalsopen/close

Crichton & McKay

No biography is currently available for this construction professional

Additional informationopen/close

Construction Dates

Original Construction
1910 -

Completion Date

1st 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.