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Congregational Mission Church
Pacaltsdorp, Western Cape

Carl August PACALT: Architect

Date:1822-1825
Type:Congregational Church
Style:Neo-Gothic
Status:Extant


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34°00'55.94" S 22°27'20.97" E Alt: 206m
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Possibly built to the design of Carl August PACALT who left instructions that the church be built with his money after his death.


Writings about this entry

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 486 ill
Fransen, Hans. 2006. Old towns and villages of the Cape. A survey of the origin and development of towns, villages and hamlets at the Cape of Good Hope. With particular reference to their physical planning and historical landscape. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball. pg 143 ill
Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 46, 47 ill, 48, 174
Gutsche, Thelma. 1970. The Bishop's Lady. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 76
Lewcock, Ronald. 1963. Early Nineteenth Century Architecture in South Africa : a study of the interaction of two cultures, 1795-1837. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pg 48, 279-280 ill
Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pg 83
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 132