Tag: Heritage Building

“Christchurch’s oldest farm buildings to be restored” The Press Online (29.06.2016)

Christchurch's oldest farm buildings to be restored  The Press online.

"Funds are being sought for the restoration of a significant piece of Canterbury heritage.

The historic Deans' farm buildings on the Christchurch Boys' High School site will be repaired at a cost of just over $2 million.

The school is embarking on a major community fundraising campaign after its insurance pay-out fell $1m short of the restoration cost.

The old buildings are one of the last remnants of the Deans family farm. The family were among the earliest European settlers of Canterbury. ..."
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/the-rebuild/81558386/christchurchs-oldest-farm-buildings-to-be-restored

“Caffe Roma building gets $900,000 council grant” The Press Online Article (24.03.2016)

Caffe Roma building gets $900,000 council grant the Press

"New owners planning to restore a historic central Christchurch building will get a $869,500 city council grant.

The old Midland Club Building, more commonly known as the Caffe Roma building, occupies a prime spot on Oxford Tce, between Gloucester St and Worcester Blvd."

http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/78217060/caffe-roma-building-gets-council-grant