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Image of Hillview subdivision sign

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Dwellings

Explore a variety of housing types throughout the different periods of Christchurch's history, from practical to extravagant. Does your house feature in the selection?

House at 38 Cranmer Square

Exterior of 38 Cranmer Square, one of the smallest residences in Christchurch.

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Street in Bishopdale

View of a street in the new suburb of Bishopdale with children and cars in the background.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

New residents of McDougall Avenue in St Albans

Views of Mrs Joyce Taysom and of the home her and her husband, Australian Trade Commissioner Mr A. R. Taysom, have just purchased on McDougall Avenue in St Albans.

Date 1970-03-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Delabole house in Redcliffs

Exterior of Delabole house in Redcliffs, a colonial style house built almost entirely out of re-cycled materials from old Christchurch buildings when they were demolished. Stood in front of the house...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Helmore and Cotterill house, Fendalton

Interior of the slate floor conservatory at the home of Mr and Mrs Cooper on Wroxton Terrace, Fendalton. The house was designed by Helmore and Cotterill in 1929 and at the time of the photograph was...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Helmore and Cotterill house, Fendalton

Exterior of the home and gardens of Mr and Mrs Cooper on Wroxton Terrace, Fendalton. The house was designed by Helmore and Cotterill in 1929 and at the time of the photograph was to be auctioned.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Lochranza house, Lyttelton

Exterior of Lochranza house in Lyttelton owned by Ruth and Barry Thackwell. The house was built by former mayor of Lyttelton, Mr Malcolm Miller, c1890 and named after a fishing village on the Isle of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Ferry Road Government houses

Exterior of government built houses on Ferry Road in Woolston.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Queenspark Estate, Parklands

View along Queenspark Drive on the Queenspark Estate during the final stages of its construction in Parklands.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Canterbury Aged Peoples Welfare Council house

Exterior of a house in Sumner that has just been acquired by the Canterbury Aged Peoples Welfare Council as a day centre.

Date 1975-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children, with the estuary, which we swam in, the hills to climb. We were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

"Hi-Tide" 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs

We called our rented house "Hi-Tide" in 1960. It's a magical house at 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs. The house is catilevered out over the point of Moncks Spur above the cave of moa bones on the Main Road...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado

Damage to property caused by the Halswell tornado. The tornado hit the Halswell area at about 8pm, demolishing garages, wrecking fences, and knocking down trees. In the foreground a boat has been...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

288 Main Road

House at 288 Main Road.

Date 2009-06-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Greg Dowson collection