Mungavin Reserve

Sections:

Location

Primary Purpose of Reserve?

Suburb?

Values & Outcomes

Heritage Values?

HHB026  Gardens originally designed by Alfred Buxton.

Homestead (1915) moved for roading.

Natural Values?

 113 (E2A1).

Contains notable and historic trees including large golden macrocarpa (recognised nationally), cedars, turkish oak, weeping elm and a large hinau tree.  Native shrub understory.

Recreation Values?

Buxton Gardens viewing.

Other Values and Information?

This is not a Crown Derived Reserve.

Mungavin homestead, amenity planting.

Use of reserve buildings.

Utilities (Important): Sewer, Stormwater.

Utilities (Minor): Water Supply.

Outcomes Sought?

1. Protect the heritage values associated with the historic gardens and Mungavin homestead through cautious management of land disturbance and protective management of trees and structures.  Any plantings should be complementary to and in keeping with the historic garden.

2. Develop connections to Bothamley Park through Mepham Place.

3. Continue to enable commercial lease of Mungavin homestead.

Information

Appellation/Classification

Appellation?Reserve Act Classification
Lot 3 DP 89503Local Purpose Reserve (Plantation)
Lot 2 DP 89503Fee Simple

Parcel Area (ha)?

1.00

Village?

Reserves Act Classification?

District Plan Zones?

Ground Shaking?

No

Landslide Susceptibility ?

No

Tsunami Evacuation Zone?

Yes

Liquefaction Zone?

No

Leases/Easements/Licences?

Little India.