"Monte Cecilia (formerly The Pah)" Top 5 Page for this destination Auckland Off The Beaten Path Tip by keeweechic

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This building was constructed on the highest point of what was the Whataroa Pa and was affectionally known as ?The Pah?. Built between 1877 and 1879 in an Italiante style, there is a central tower with rounded windows. The interior features Italian marble mantelpieces, fine woodword and inlaid floors. The building is now owned by the Sisters of Mercy and part of it is used for emergency housing.

Location : 72 Hillsborough Road, Hillborough

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 27, 2004
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