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  • A CONTEMPORARY BEACH HOME IN SOUTH AFRICA

    This stunning South African beach house is located in Grotto Bay, an area close to Cape Town which is part of the Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve, where natural beauty, biodiversity, history and culture are protected by law. Owners of this nine-bedroom, nine-bathroom contemporary, clapboard-clad timber house are husband and wife Rob and Gina McClelland and their two daughters. The

  • A CAPE DUTCH FARMHOUSE IN SOUTH AFRICA

    This beautiful Cape Dutch style farmhouse is idyllically situated near Hermanus, South Africa. It is home to a young family of four and a boutique wine label. On the outside you see a beautiful white, thatch-roofed homestead surrounded by a green lawn and white roses. The interior is a laid-back-sophisticated style – with dark wood, worn leather and various shades

  • AN INVITING HOME IN STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA

    This inviting home is set along the scenic, meandering Helshoogte Mountain Pass that connects Stellenbosch and Franschhoek in South Africa. The owners Marli Lyon and Tino Nieuwoudt have a varied collection of furniture and art – much of which is by friends and Marli’s contemporaries on the art scene – which range from second-hand finds to new pieces. Where they

  • A MID CENTURY MODERN HOME IN SOUTH AFRICA

    A South African family who had been living in London for years returned to South Africa to build their dream home. Together with architect Antonio Zaninovic they created a stunning house on a piece of land in the neighborhood of Tamboerskloof, on the slopes of Lion’s Head mountain overlooking Cape Town. The design was inspired by the Case Study Houses,

  • A BEACH HOUSE IN SOUTH AFRICA

    This laid-back wood-clad bungalow on Cape Town’s Bakoven beach oozes seaside style. The lucky owners are Cathy, Mike and their three children. A lover of bargain finds, the resourceful Cathy did the interiors herself. ‘A well-known interior designer once came up from the beach and had a look, and his advice has always stuck with me – he said that

  • WEEKEND ESCAPE: MAISON ESTATE IN SOUTH AFRICA

    Maison Estate is a beautiful vineyard and restaurant located in Franschhoek, South Africa. It is dedicated to three simple pursuits: the production of beautiful wines, the making of delicious food and the appreciation of great design. The wine-producing vineyard includes a stunning new tasting room and restaurant where you can relax in a space that engages all the senses. Owner

  • A CHARMING BEACHSIDE COTTAGE IN SOUTH AFRICA

    This charming beachside holiday cottage is located on the West coast of South Africa. It is the ultimate get away get-away-from-it-all retreat as the nearest shop is 40km away. The cottage is green: rainwater is captured and electricity comes from solar power. The home is built from reclaimed and natural materials and many of the pieces that were selected for