Tag: Heritage Building

“Heritage grant sought for landmark Lyttelton, the old Harbour Board building” The Press Online Article

"Heritage grant sought for landmark Lyttelton, the old Harbour Board building" The Press online:

" ... The Christchurch City Council is considering giving a $333,000 heritage grant to the owners of the old Harbour Board building on the corner of Oxford St and Norwich Quay so they can retain the ornate brick and plaster facade of the ground floor of the Venetian Gothic style building. ..."

“Catholic cathedral restoration going ahead” The Press Online Article

"Catholic cathedral restoration going ahead" The Press Online:

"A $45-million revamp of Christchurch's quake-damage Catholic cathedral has been given the green light to start before the end of the year. ..."

Ngaio Marsh House Reopened : Media Coverage

"Back where it belongs" RNZ News:

CTV News Story - Dame Ngiao Marsh's House Reopened:

Ngiao Marsh House and Hertiage Trust Web Site:

“Dame Ngaio Marsh heritage house reopened” Checkpoint (RNZ National)

RNZ: "Dame Ngaio Marsh heritage house reopened" : A room where critically acclaimed crime writer Dame Ngaio Marsh worked was reopened this morning after being flooded last month.
(Originally aired on Checkpoint, Wednesday 20 May 2015)

“To rebuild or demolish for Trathen’s building owners?” Nelson Mail On-line Article (10.01.2015)

"To rebuild or demolish for Trathen's building owners?":
Nelson Mail reports on the "Trathen's Building" being placed on Nelson city Council's Earthquake Prone List.


“Historic buildings threatened by demolition” The Press Online Article (27.01.2015)

"Historic buildings threatened by demolition
Owners seek to destroy two historic buildings":
The Press reports that CERA considering separate Sections 38s for the demolition of the Architect Cecil Woods designed listed (former) The Public Trust and Bishopscourt.

Christ Church Cathedral Interior Images: Urbex Central Web Site Posting

SAVING HERITAGEUrbex Central an urban explorers web site has posted images of the earthquake damaged Christchurch Cathedral Interior:
The Abandoned Cathedral:
The Abandoned Cathedral Part Two:
http://urbexcentral.com/2014/12/10/abandoned-cathedral-part-two/ (more…)