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Holly Lea / McLean’s Mansion – 387 Manchester Street

Mcleans Mansion

Mclean's Mansion (Image Courtesy Christchurch City Council)

"... Allan McLean (1822-1907), one of the wealthiest men in Canterbury in his day. McLean was a bachelor who built the house with the intention that it be run as 'a home for women of refinement and education in reduced or straitened circumstances' following his death."

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