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Matoppo House
Beaufort West, Western Cape

Date:c1834
Type:Homestead
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
32°20'47.44" S 22°35'01.60" E Alt: 854m

The house was built by Jacobus Johannes Meintjies, resident magistrate from 1834 to 1857. He also used the house as a second Drostdy.

2015: Used now as a Bed and Breakfast


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 550
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 68