Marlborough Architecture

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Office in Scott St. Blenheim. 1940s

Marlborough's Art Deco Architectural Heritage

Photo gallery of Art Deco style architecture in the Marlborough region.

Rangitane House, Blenheim

Commercial Buildings

Due to earthquake risk with masonry buildings, and fire risk with wooden buildings, relatively few early commercial buildings have survived in Marlborough.

St. Christopher's Anglican Church, Redwoodtown


Current and former church buildings around Marlborough

Okaramio Tavern (Since demolished)

Pubs of Marlborough

Pubs, Taverns, Hotels, from around the Marlborough region.

Riverlands Cob Cottage

Cob Buildings in Marlborough

Cob construction was a popular building method in early colonial Marlborough, and a number of buildings remain around the district.

Wairau Hospital Fever Ward

Wairau Hospital Fever Ward

The Wairau Hospital Fever Ward is a historic wooden building in Blenheim designed by Wellington architect John Sydney Swan, constructed in 1898.

Burleigh Bridge


In a region like Marlborough, the humble bridge is a vital piece of functional architecture that keeps people connected and goods flowing.