Church of St Simon and St Jude

39 Canterbury St, Ashley, Rangiora

  • Church of St Simon and St Jude.
    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Taken By: David Ayers. Date: 11/12/2007.
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    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Date: 17/06/2009.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 5433 Date Entered 20th February 1992


City/District Council

Waimakariri District


Canterbury Region

Legal description

Lots 46 & 48 Pt Rural Sec 2777 Ashley Tship


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.

This church is of significant architectural quality, with kauri timbering and stained glass windows. It has local historical significance as the place of worship for Ashley (near Rangiora) residents for over 100 years, and is held in high regard by the local community.


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Construction Dates

Original Construction
1871 -

Completion Date

5th February 1992

Report Written By

Mary O'Keeffe

Other Information

A copy of the original report is available from the NZHPT Southern 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.