Share this record
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.
ArkletonJohn MUNRO: Contractor
25°44'47.87" S 28°13'21.98" E Alt: 1366m
Click on map for Google Maps
|See more photographs|
The house was built by John MUNRO for himself.
Wording on the Blue Heritage Plaque:
BUILT IN 1912 BY JOHN MUNRO,
THE BUILDER WHO BUILT THE
PALACE OF JUSTICE,
IT IS THE FIRST PRIVATE
DWELLING IN PRETORIA
TO HAVE AN ELEVATOR.
TSHWANE BUILDING HERITAGE ASSOCIATION
TSHWANE GEBOUE-ERFENIS VERENIGING
Currently (2015) the Indian Embassy.
2016: Some alterations being done to the house and changes to the boundary wall.