Archive for the 'Retro' Category

Great infill Khandallah housing

these modern ( maybe 10 year old) townhouses, right in Khandallah Village are some of the few around Wellington10 05 2011 012 that add to their streetscape. Most do not. Well done, developer!

April 30 2015 | Around Wonderful Wellington and Retro | No Comments »

Who remembers the 60’s!

Shagadelic Wallpaper, baby! New  listing, yesterday. This paper keeps popping up over the years in  houses I get. ..think it was cutting edge risque with the in crowd in the swinging 60’s.

60's papers

60's papers

Oh that was the days, baby!

Shagadelic, baby

Know of  a well known car dealer of that era, still around,  still hustling, that bought it.  No names sorry.

September 09 2010 | Around Wonderful Wellington and Notable Property For Sale and Retro | No Comments »

Wonderful Wellington Buildings. Wonderful House

Yes, a bit Left Field.
Dowse Drive, Maungaraki.
I love the design!
Cant find Architect. Built 1966. Very Fritz Eisenhoffer/ Frank Lloyd Wright/Miles Van der Rohe.Note near wall is concrete or block.
Two cool chairs in it that suit real well.

April 27 2010 | Around Wonderful Wellington and Retro | 1 Comment »