Stangate House and Garden

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Stangate House and Garden
Stangate House and Garden is located in South Australia
Stangate House and Garden
Location within South Australia
General information
Type Historic house
Address 3 Edgeware Road
Aldgate, South Australia
Country Australia
Coordinates 35°0′55.56″S 138°43′54.58″E / 35.0154333°S 138.7318278°E / -35.0154333; 138.7318278
Construction started 18 January 1940[1]
Completed 30 June 1940[1]
Inaugurated 1 July 1940[1]
Owner National Trust of South Australia[2]
Design and construction
Architect Eric McMichael[2]

Stangate House and Garden is a historic house in Aldgate, South Australia.


Stangate House was first planned in London from 1937-39 by Rev. Samuel Raymond Baron Cornish, the original owner. In January 1940, Adelaide architect Eric McMichael accepted the model and plans made by Rev. Cornish and started construction on the house on 18 January 1940. Rev. Cornish and his wife, Gwyneth developed the Stangate garden and rerouted the creek to run through it. In the 1960s or 1970s, Gwyneth bequeathed the property to the National Trust of South Australia. The Camellia Society of Adelaide Hills maintains the garden.[1]

See also[edit]

List of National Trust properties in Australia


  1. ^ a b c d National Trust of South Australia. "Stangate house Adelaide Hills - History". Green Scribble. Retrieved 2011-07-07. 
  2. ^ a b National Trust of South Australia. "Stangate House and Garden — National Trust of South Australia". Green Scribble. Retrieved 2011-07-07. 
  3. ^ Morse, Stephen P. (2004). "Converting Addresses to/from Latitude/Longitude/Altitude in One Step (Geocoding)". Retrieved 2011-07-07. 

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