Tag Archives: George Court
From being one of Auckland leading department stores in the 1920′s to being one of Auckland’s most sought after character apartment conversion. Edward Bennett tells the beautiful story of the George Courts department store & building. Like this post? Leave … Continue reading
K Road, the oldest road in New Zealand has gone from being Auckland main shopping strip to the red lights district.
It is now undergoing a revival. Here’s Edward Bennet about the colourful history of Karangahpe Road. Continue reading
The views stretch from Rangitoto Island to the North Shore.
I’m sure the late George Court would have ever imagined his old department store building on K road would have its own Facebook page, Twitter Hash Tag and a blog…86 years after it was opened for business. So here it … Continue reading
The George Courts Department Store is an iconic Auckland building. It remains an architectural asset and a prominent landmark even after its conversion into apartments in the 1990′s. Continue reading
Want to see what’s it like living on top of the world? Penthouse A at 238 Karangahape Road in Auckland is one of the highest points in the area. It boasts views from Mt Eden to the Harbour Bridge and … Continue reading
From Rangitoto to the North Shore, Auckland skyline combines old and new, character and ultra modern. As viewed from Penthouse A in the George Court Building, 238 Karangahape Road, Auckland.