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House in Springfield Road, Christchurch, 1907

Reference Number: 1/1-005126-G

Two storied house in Springfield Road, Christchurch, photographed by Steffano Webb in 1907. The lower story is built in rusticated stone. The upper story is covered in wooden shingles. The roofing is Marsailles tiles. Part of the garden can also be seen.

Key terms:
1 image, related to England Brothers, Springfield Road, Dwellings - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Gardens - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Stone buildings - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Roofing tiles, Architecture - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Shingles, Wooden buildings - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Arts and crafts movement - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Architecture, Domestic - New Zealand - Canterbury Region.

Part of:
Webb, Steffano, 1880?-1967 : Collection of negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3061 (276 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Single negative

Historical Notes: The house was built in 1906, so was very new when this photograph was taken. The architectural firm, England Brothers, was formed in 1905 when Robert England, an established Christchurch architect, was joined by his younger brother, Edward.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Designed in American Shingle style by England Brothers, Architects.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures71. Christchurch. St Albans. Houses. England. 1907(PFP-000045)

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