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He pārongo atu anōSitting room of 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street

This 18-20 roomed house was built by William Coomb’s wife Alice upon returning to Palmerston North after her husband's death in Hastings in 1907. Known by the family as 'Birchanger', it was designed by C W Blackbourn as a replica of their Hawkes Bay, Tukituki home. Mrs Coombs lived in the house until her death in 1940 at the age of 82. In 2008 the house operated as a Rest Home. Now known as 'Hillcrest', it is listed in category 4 of the New Zealand Historic Places Trust register because of its architectural significance.

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Sitting room of 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
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Sitting room of 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Fireplace at 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Bedroom at 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Sheraton Restaurant, 101 Milson Line
'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Stills' farm, Kimbolton
Staircase in 182 Fitzherbert Avenue
MacLennan Residence in Oroua Downs
Huntly Private Hotel, 225 Featherston Street
'Hillcrest', 544 Featherston Street
Australia New Zealand Bank, corner of Coleman Place and The Square
Club Hotel, Church Street

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Palmerston North
Te rā
circa 1920 to circa 1929

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Sitting room of 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Fireplace at 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Bedroom at 'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Sheraton Restaurant, 101 Milson Line
'Birchanger', 544 Featherston Street
Stills' farm, Kimbolton
Staircase in 182 Fitzherbert Avenue
MacLennan Residence in Oroua Downs
Huntly Private Hotel, 225 Featherston Street
'Hillcrest', 544 Featherston Street
Australia New Zealand Bank, corner of Coleman Place and The Square
Club Hotel, Church Street

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