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Ewelme Cottage

14 Ayr Street | Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-379 0202
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A little piece of Auckland history

Have never been here before but decided to go on a sunny Sunday afternoon. A fascinating little... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
lornaaff
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Enjoyed the cottage but found volunteer a bit 'too in your face'

Enjoyed walking through this historical cottage but found the volunteer had trouble stepping back... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2016
Tintin4
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Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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16 Oct 2016
“A little piece of Auckland history”
2 Apr 2016
“Enjoyed the cottage but found volunteer a bit 'too in your face'”
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14 Ayr Street | Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Have never been here before but decided to go on a sunny Sunday afternoon. A fascinating little piece of history right on my doorstep. The cottage is just that, a small dwelling but with plenty of interest to be found inside. Informative writings, original items...More

1  Thank lornaaff
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Enjoyed walking through this historical cottage but found the volunteer had trouble stepping back and allowing visitors to enjoy the atmosphere/rooms. Rooms are very small (as expected) and certainly not the grand type of Highwic or Alberton but great to see all the same. Ewelme...More

Thank Tintin4
Reviewed 15 September 2015

A beautiful old house close to the Cathedral, only open on a sunday, but the guide was helpful and friendly, loved it

1  Thank BusyStudentGiverny
Reviewed 20 February 2015

What a lovely cottage which is brimming with the history, furniture & stories of its original owners. It was built by a clergyman & his family who wanted to live in the countryside, surrounded by fields but now surrounded by suburbia. Nice gardens & friendly...More

Thank YnotNorthofAuckland
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Came here on a trip to NZ from near the original Ewelme in Oxfordshire, UK. Unfortunately my Rough Guide was out of date so the place was closed & not open on any days when I was back in the City. Blast! Marked as three...More

2  Thank Foggy-Balla
Reviewed 20 January 2012

Lovely little historic cottage of early Auckland. Beautifully restored.

Thank Christine5203
Reviewed 15 August 2011

This NZ Historic Places Trust cottage is a beautifuly preserved colonial era house, with some lovely collections. It is located in Parnell and is walking distance from the Auckland Museum, and easy to get to from the bright green Link bus route through Parnell. Great...More

1  Thank krispa34
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