Churches and buildings in South Africa

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Chelsea Flower Show 2018 - Jonathan Snow

Chelsea Flower Show 2018 - Jonathan Snow - Landscape and Garden Design

The Toring Kerk (Literaly Tower Church) serves the Nederduits Gereformeerde (NG) congregation in Paarl, South Africa. Visible from all over Paarl, the church is to be found on Main Road cnr van der Lingen Street. Church Building, Beaches In The World, Place Of Worship, Kirchen, Old Town, South Africa, Beautiful Places, Around The Worlds, Church Architecture

Toring Kerk, Paarl, South Africa

The Toring Kerk (Literaly Tower Church) serves the Nederduits Gereformeerde (NG) congregation in Paarl, South Africa. Visible from all over Paarl, the church is to be found on Main Road cnr van der Lingen Street.

Trailrider - Adventures and Ride Reports: Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables Colonial Architecture, Architecture Details, Baroque Architecture, Bahamas House, Cape Dutch, Village House Design, Wine House, Dutch House, Dutch Colonial

Tulbagh & Cape Dutch Gables

. I went to Tulbagh in late August. Here are some photos of buildings I saw there with notes about them & a few other things. The VOC authorities did not want the Cape to develop into anything more than a small station to replenish the food & water supplies of their trading ships. Their requirement for meat resulted in expansion of the settlement; the local cattle & sheep herders (khoisan) were reluctant to trade breeding stock. In 1658 a party was sent out from the fort to try and barter…

Elevation of the south front, and part plan of the stoep, of the Elsenburg Cape… Mediterranean Architecture, Colonial Architecture, Historical Architecture, Architecture Plan, Architecture Details, Cape Dutch, Architectural Features, Architectural Digest, Urban Design Plan

Elevation of the south front, and part plan of the stoep, of the Elsenburg Cape Dutch homestead near Mulder's Vlei, drawn by prof. Geoffrey Pearse for his book "Eighteenth Century Architecture in South Africa" - see pages 46-47 for a description, and Pate 83 for the drawing. The facade features an entrance door with elaborate teak door surround, and a convex-concave gable.

The stately striking door to the Groot Constantia Vineyard building, Cape Town, South Africa Stairs Window, Doorway, Pocket Full Of Sunshine, Cape Dutch, Dutch House, Stair Lighting, Most Beautiful Cities, Cape Town, Windows And Doors

Groot Constantia Front Door

Handsome Cape Dutch doorway of the Groot Constantia Manor House.

Constantia — Montecito Cape Dutch Estate — Riskin Partners Estate Group - The Team in Montecito Real Estate Cape Dutch, Dutch House, Small House Decorating, Open Fireplace, Thatched Roof, Luxury Estate, The Gables, Indochine, Building A House

Constantia — Montecito Cape Dutch Estate — Riskin Partners Estate Group - The #1 Team in Montecito Real Estate

CAPE DUTCH STYLE ARCHITECTURE The Cape Dutch architecture style was developed around the 1800’s in the new colony of Cape Town, South Africa. The Cape Dutch style had influences from medieval Holland and Germany, French Huguenots, and Indonesia. These farmhouses had thatch roofs and white washed w

Afrikaanse Taal (language) Monument on top of the Paarl mountain - to commemorate one of the youngest languages in the world. It also a wonderful life music venue. Memorial Architecture, Modern Architecture, Beaches In The World, Travel Companies, Most Beautiful Beaches, Places Of Interest, My Land, Historical Pictures, African History

Afrikaanse Taal (language) Monument on top of the Paarl mountain - to commemorate one of the youngest languages in the world. It also a wonderful life music venue.

 I love the gables inspired by the Baroque era because of the romance in the lovingly gentle curves and curls. Bauhaus Architecture, Architecture Design, Cape Town Holidays, Cape Dutch, Dutch House, The Gables, Types Of Houses, Adventure Is Out There, South Africa

Church Street, Tulbagh

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101 Main Street, Paarl - Images from Wiki Loves Monuments 2014 in South Africa - Western cape - South Africa Cape Dutch, Post Box, Places Of Interest, Main Street, Cape Town, Old Town, South Africa, Holland, Buildings

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101 Main Street, Paarl - Images from Wiki Loves Monuments 2014 in South Africa - Western cape - South Africa