Development House (Former Staig & Smith)

280 Trafalgar Street, Nelson

  • Development House (Former Staig & Smith).
    Copyright: John Warren. Taken By: John Warren. Date: 16/07/2010.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 1614 Date Entered 25th November 1982 Date of Effect 25th November 1982


City/District Council

Nelson City


Nelson Region

Legal description

Lots 1 & 4 DP 1870 Lot 1 DP 443


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Physical Description

Architect Unknown

Occupied for many years by the firm of Pitt & Moore.

Notable Features

Segmented head windows with keystones, pilasters, triangular pediment over central doorway, ornate parapet.

Construction Dates

Original Construction
1906 -
Commercial Edwardian Classical

Other Information

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.