80 New Renwick Rd, Burleigh, Blenheim

  • Addiscombe. February 2012.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand. Taken By: David Watt.
  • Addiscombe. Image included in Field Record Form Collection.
    Copyright: Heritage New Zealand . Taken By: N Jackson. Date: 1/10/1999.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5432 Date Entered 20th February 1992


City/District Council

Marlborough District


Marlborough Region

Legal description

Blk XV Cloudy Bay SD Lot 2 DP2369 & Pt Sec 10 Omaka


This historic place was registered under the Historic Places Act 1980. This report includes the text from the original Proposal for Classification report considered by the NZHPT Board at the time of registration.

Addiscombe is an unusual bay villa, with a considerable amount of original fabric. Architecturally it is an important local example of the bay villa style. It was built by a locally important figure, James Gustavus Wolferstan, who was the local bank manager.


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1905 -

Completion Date

5th February 1992

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.