Tikorangi Dairy Factory

Inland North Rd, Tikorangi, Waitara

  • Tikorangi Dairy Factory.
    Copyright: Fiona Clark. Date: 8/04/2007.
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    Copyright: Fiona Clark. Date: 8/02/2009.
  • Aerial view in the 1950s.
    Copyright: Fiona Clark.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7128 Date Entered 17th December 1993


City/District Council

New Plymouth District


Taranaki Region

Legal description

Lot 1 DP 5144 Pt sec 10 Block V Waitara SD


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.

The Tikorangi Dairy Factory is a gabled industrial building comprising a series of additions, it was rebuilt in 1897 with additions in the 1930s and 1950s. These additions were carried out during the factory's working life to accommodate new plant. This dairy factory is large by Taranaki standards and has not had major modifications since ceasing operation as a dairy factory in 1963.

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Construction Dates

1950s addition to accommodate new plant

1930s addition to accommodate new plant

Original Construction
1897 -

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.