Tauroa, Havelock North

Tauroa, Havelock North
Between 1923 and 1928
Chambers, Thomas Mason, 1860-1948

Entranceway and drive leading to grand hacienda-style deco house at end. Extensive grounds including tennis court and lawns. Conspicuous ivy-clad cabbage tree beside driveway. At front edge man in trilby hat (probably R.P. Moore) holds down bushes that are obstructing the vista. Lots of shrubs and flowers in garden. Water tank close to house. Patios aoround house have open-beamed "roofs" with plants growing through them. House built for Mason Chambers, completed in 1916. Designed by William Henry Gummer. Photograph taken by R P Moore.

Inscriptions: Marginal notes on tape - "Mason Chambers Havelock North 30 Normal 3"

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Panoramic negative 24.7 x 119.2 cm

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Part of
Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Panoramic negative 24.7 x 119.2 cm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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