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Dwellings
COTTAGE, 112 RUE JOLIE
This cottage has an unusual appearance which is explained by it origins as a shed from which an undertaker ran his business.
Date Built:  1890-1900
Street Address:  112 Rue Jolie
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 12 RUE BALGUERIE
One of several cottages built on Rue Balguerie uphill from St Peter’s Church.
Date Built:  1877
Street Address:  12 Rue Balguerie
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 162 RUE JOLIE
This cottage has several typical features of Akaroa cottages and like many others was owned by the same family for many years.
Date Built:  1878
Street Address:  162 Rue Jolie
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 17 RUE BALGUERIE
More substantial than many earlier cottages, this elegant home is distinguished by a prominent cross gable and bay windows.
Date Built:  About 1878
Street Address:  17 Rue Balguerie
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 20 PERCY STREET
This fine example of a cottage of the 1860s was the home of an interesting early Akaroa couple.
Date Built:  1868
Street Address:  20 Percy Street
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 23 BRUCE TERRACE
This early cottage illustrates perfectly the way in which the characters of many New Zealand buildings have been set by additions made over many years.
Date Built:  About 1860
Street Address:  23 Bruce Terrace
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 41 RUE LAVAUD
Still in it garden setting and largely unaltered, this is one of Akaroa’s most charming early cottages.
Date Built:  1877?
Street Address:  41 Rue Lavaud
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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COTTAGE, 54a RUE JOLIE
It is relatively easy to move wooden-framed buildings and this cottage is an example of a building that began its life on one site but ended up on another.
Date Built:  1907
Street Address:  54a Rue Jolie
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: No
 
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COTTAGE, 9 BRUCE TERRACE
One of Akaroa’s least modified early cottages, this dwelling was built by a colourful early settler, Captain Bruce.
Date Built:  1856
Street Address:  9 Bruce Terrace
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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Structures and Sites
DALY’S WHARF
This is the oldest surviving wharf of several which served a town long dependent on communication by sea.
Date Built:  1863-65
Street Address:  Rue Balguerie
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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Dwellings
EIDON THALASSA
One of Akaroa’s larger houses of the late 19th century, Eidon Thalassa is a forerunner of the ubiquitous bungalow of the 20th century.
Date Built:  About 1898
Street Address:  81 Rue Lavaud
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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ELIZABETH BROWN’S COTTAGE
When first built, this cottage was the home of Elizabeth Brown, one of Akaroa’s respected and hard-working 19th century settlers.
Date Built:  1868/70
Street Address:  42 Rue Balguerie
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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Commercial Buildings
FIRE AND ICE
This shop, which began its life as a bakery, has associations with one of Akaroa’s early Scottish families.
Date Built:  1884
Street Address:  6 Church Street
HPT Registered:  No
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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Public Buildings
FORMER COURTHOUSE
Akaroa’s Courthouse is now part of the Akaroa Museum, but still furnished as a 19th century court of law.
Date Built:  1878-80
Street Address:  69 Rue Lavaud
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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Public Buildings
FORMER CUSTOMS HOUSE
This building, once the town’s customs house, perfectly illustrates the simplicity of New Zealand colonial architecture.
Date Built:  1858
Street Address:  Rue Balguerie
HPT Registered:  Yes
District Plan Registered: Yes
 
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