Carl Herrmann Building
People:PARKER and FORSYTH: Architect
33°55'33.72" S 18°25'20.81" E Alt: 29m
Was W Irving Building.
Rennie 1978 list it as no 7 Corporation Street, but no 5 is clearly visible on the photographs as well as 7 above one door. Rennie also spells the name Carl Herrmann.
The building is currently (2012) offices and is very well looked after.
It housed Carl Herrmann & Company for many years.
The company that used to occupy it was started by my grandfather and was later owned and run by my father.
I am the third in the line of the Carl Herrmann’s of Cape Town. The building was sold when my father passed away in 1983.
(Carl Herrmann, July 2016)
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