Hough Cottage

Hospital Rd, Waitangi, Chatham Island

  • Hough Cottage.
    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Taken By: Alison Dangerfield. Date: 2/04/2008.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5387 Date Entered 22nd August 1991

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City/District Council

Chatham Islands

Region

Chatham Islands

Legal description

Lot 1 DP 58903

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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 c.1860

Historical Significance: Believed to be the oldest surviving building on the Chathams.

Architectural Significance: Construction techniques of an early pioneering cottage.

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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1860 -

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.