Scott road, Claremont – residential design

Images Brief In 1971 the highly regarded architects Adèle Naudé Santos and Antonio de Souza Santos completed the Damian, one of only seven buildings they designed in and around Cape Town between 1967 and 1972 before furthering their careers abroad. Both architects were illustrious and Adèle Naudé Santos went on to become the dean of..

Go Health, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban – gym design

Images Brief Designing large gym facilities for a new health club chain across various South African cities, including Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg. Potential sites identified by the developer were tested as to suitability and successful sites were developed into state of the art facilities. Sites included existing commercial buildings that were altered to house..

Pearl Valley 269, Paarl – residential design

Images Brief When an existing client wanted to build a second home, Blockplan Architecture and Interior Design assisted with identifying the perfect location on the Val De Vie and Pearl Valley Estate outside Paarl. This contemporary single-storey residence is horse-shoe shaped. Living spaces are indoor/outdoor. The various living areas are demarcated by levels, internal and..

Hares Road, Woodstock – residential design

Images Brief Blockplan Architecture and Interior Design was appointed to do the architecture and interior design for the renovation of a characterful heritage cottage situated in the historic suburb of Woodstock, Cape Town. The renovation included the remodelling and extension of the kitchen, the adding of an outside entertainment area and a pool. The design..

House Stokes, Durbanville – residential design

Images   Brief Situated on a magnificent plot in the luxury estate of Clara Anna Fontein in the Durbanville winelands just outside Cape Town, this contemporary, minimalistic home had to capture the magnificent views while being sensitive to its natural surroundings. The living areas and bedrooms of this split-level dwelling are separated by a swimming..

House L, West Coast – interior design

Images Brief Situated on the West Coast with uninterrupted views of the lagoon, this masculine, contemporary beach house is light and airy, yet warm and comfortable. The monochrome design incorporates the textures of raw timber, steel and granite. All furniture and custom-made pieces are by South African designers.

Pearl Valley, Paarl – residential design

Images Brief The main aspect of the brief was to develop a spacious family home capturing the magnificent views of the Simonsig mountain range and untouched wetlands. A sweeping driveway from the street to this grand countryside home signals the start of one’s journey. Entering the space, one encounters an elegant, sweeping staircase housed in..