Photograph, Untitled [Fyffe House]; XFH.55

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Fyffe House

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Photograph, Untitled [Fyffe House]

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Photograph, Untitled [Fyffe House]; a black and white photograph of Fyffe House, taken from the south-west. This image depicts the house around the 1960-1970 period.

Fyffe House began life as a two-roomed cottage, built for Robert Fyffe’s cooper, Thomas Howell. A two-storeyed wing was added at a later date, and is thought to have been constructed in preparation for George Fyffe’s marriage to Catherine Fyfe in 1860. By the 1960s/70s the house had passed through several hands, and was now owned and occupied by George Low. The Low family had been resident at Fyffe House since about the 1920s.

For more information about Fyffe House, which is cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, visit our website.

Medium and Materials

paper

Measurements

24.7 x 41.6cm

Credit Line

Collection of Fyffe House, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Object Type

Photograph

Object number

XFH.55

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