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Building Details

 
Ref No: BF1035
Guardian Trust Building
Historic Building On Queen St
 
Location
Location:
Auckland CBD
Auckland City
Address:
105 Queen St
 
Details
Age / Style:
Early 1900's 
Construction:
Steel framed structure
Apartments:
164 
Floors:
On Site Manager:
Yes 
Security Access:
Entrance: Yes 
Floor: No
Pets:
No 
 
Price Guide
Bedrooms Rent (weekly) Buy
Studio - -
1   - -
2   - -
3   - -
4+ - -
Prices are a guide only, and based on the last 6 months of available listings.
 
Ratings
Security:
(2.0)
 
Parking:
(1.0)
 
Facilities:
(1.0)
 
Quality:
(2.0)
 
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Photo of building - Guardian Trust Building

Erected during the First World War for the New Zealand Insurance Company, this was one of Auckland's first high rise buildings.

The Guardian Trust Building (formerly NZI) was originally constructed between 1914 & 1918 from Kairuru marble and represents a very early example of Chicago-styled striped classical building.

It marks an important transistion between Victorian commercial structures and modern office buildings.

Designed by William Gummer, the new structure was modelled on turn-of-the-century commercial buildings in America and was of Stripped Classical style.

The 164 unit building was refurbished in the early 1960's and again in the early 1990's.

Great location in Queen St. Close to everything Auckland city has to offer. Walking distance to Britomart transport centre, buses on route and shopping on your doorstep!

Close by:

On Queen St you are close to the movies, theatre, art galleries, pubs, Uni, Britomart, supermarket, AUT and of course - shopping!!!

 

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