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..

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.

House M, Durbanville – residential architecture

Images Brief A sleek, barn-like residence situated in the Durbanville winelands, this family home showcases the use of off-shutter concrete, stone, timber, and the construction of a dramatic entrance using concrete blocks and still water. The effect is industrial but warm. Large windows in every room frame the picturesque surrounding countryside. A landscaped garden features..

Woodlands, Paarl – urban planning

Images brief Woodlands Nature Estate High up against Paarl Mountain, completely surrounded by nature and a stone’s throw away from Paarl, Woodlands Nature Estate will provide residents with a haven, a luxurious retreat to country living. The site for Woodlands borders the Paarl Nature Reserve and boasts an uninterrupted view of the spectacular Simonsig Mountains,..