131 Jackson Street, Petone

Wellington/Wairarapa
Grant: 
$100,000
Grant Type: 
Upgrade Works Grant
Date funded: 
May 2019

Built in 1926, 131 Jackson Street is an Inter-War Georgian style building designed by well-known Wellington architect William Gray Young. It contributes to the streetscape of the Jackson Street Historic Area.

This Heritage EQUIP grant of $100,000 will enable the owners to implement a solution that includes installing steel portals with ground beams, a concrete shear wall, diaphragms, tying of the parapet and gable ends, and addition of steel strongbacks.

New Zealand Heritage List entry - Heritage New Zealand website