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"Kaingahou" in Palmerston North was built for Ditlev Monrad after he retired from Karere in 1905. He died in 1908. The house was later owned by the Kendall family, Mr R A Swan, Mrs Helen Beckman and Bodil and Gunner Petersen. The 3500 square foot home is built of solid kauri timber. The view is from the main bedroom window.

Identification

Object type
Image
Relation
Creamer Collection
Date
1984
Digitisation ID
2010N_Bur179_3083
Held In
Coolstore

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Taxonomy

Tags
building,
buildings,
furniture,
home,
house,
residence,
villa,
Community Tags
historic places trust,

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