Coolangatta - a Homage: the Life and Times of Auckland's Most Admired Residence
The book is about Auckland's heritage and in particular the Arts and Crafts heritage home known as 'Coolangatta' which stood at 464 Remuera Road, Auckland until 2006 when it was destroyed. It is also about the two families who lived at the property, the Foster and Coutts families... read full description below.
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||Coolangatta (Auckland, N.Z.), Bamford & Pierce Architects, Dwellings - New Zealand - Auckland - History, Architecture, Edwardian - New Zealand - Auckland - History, Remuera (Auckland, N.Z.) - Buildings, structures, etc - History
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The book is about Auckland's heritage and in particular the Arts and Crafts heritage home known as 'Coolangatta' which stood at 464 Remuera Road, Auckland until 2006 when it was destroyed. It is also about the two families who lived at the property, the Foster and Coutts families and their utterly absorbing histories.
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Peter Macky was educated in Auckland and New York and is a member of the Bar Associations of New Zealand and New York State. He is a consultant partner in the law firm Macky Roberton, with a lifelong interest in urban design, history and heritage, having been a life member of the Historic Places Trust for over 30 years. Macky is a director of Civic Trust Auckland, a non-profit, public interest group, which has as its aim the preservation of heritage, in all its forms. His other great interest is rugby league, with Macky having chaired the Auckland Warriors, the Auckland Rugby League and the Ponsonby Rugby League Club for many years. His last book was Wartime Correspondence, a collection of letters sent during the early years of the Second World War, which was well received. His current project is the restoration of a nineteenth-century train station built for Kaiser Wilhelm II in Brandenburg, Germany. He lives in Auckland and Berlin.