Linwood Public Library (Former)

388 Worcester St And Stanmore Rd, Linwood, Christchurch

  • Linwood Public Library (Former). Original image submitted at time of registration.
    Copyright: NZHPT Field Record Form Collection. Date: 30/07/1991.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Registered List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2
List Number 5382 Date Entered 22nd August 1991


City/District Council

Christchurch City


Canterbury Region

Legal description

Pt Rural Section 30 District of Christchurch


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 1885.

Social/Historical Significance: Associations with the Linwood Borough Council, the only surviving building relating to the era of the Borough Council.

Architectural Significance: An example of Maddison's work, a well known Christchurch architect.


Additional informationopen/close

Completion Date

1st August 1991

Report Written By

Mary O'Keeffe

A copy of the original report is available from the NZHPT Southern region office