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
TypeHistoric house
Address3 Edgeware Road
Aldgate, South Australia
Coordinates35°0′56″S 138°43′55″E / 35.01556°S 138.73194°E / -35.01556; 138.73194Coordinates: 35°0′56″S 138°43′55″E / 35.01556°S 138.73194°E / -35.01556; 138.73194
Construction started18 January 1940[1]
Completed30 June 1940[1]
Inaugurated1 July 1940[1]
OwnerNational Trust of South Australia[2]
Design and construction
ArchitectEric McMichael[2]

The Stangate House and Garden is an historic house in Aldgate, South Australia. The property was listed on the South Australian Heritage Register with effect from 5 October 2000.[4]


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]

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  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.
  4. ^ "Stangate House". State Heritage Register. Government of South Australia. 5 October 2000. Retrieved 21 September 2017.

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