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Bloch and Co Building
Cape Town, Western Cape

PERRY and LIGHTFOOT: Architect 1938

Date:1938
Type:Offices
Style:Italianate
Status:Extant


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33°55'20.79" S 18°25'16.69" E
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(SAB Mar 1938:71)

Tripartite bays to St George's Mall and quintipartite bays to Hout Street. In Florentine Palazzo manner having rusticated hewn granite plinth with double storeyed coursed stucco base, smooth plastered 4 storeyed body capped with giant fine moulded egg-and-dart and block modillion cornice and additional attic.

Now serves as the main circulation for the St George's Centre together with St George's St 78 and Hout St 15.