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Wilson and Miller Building
Central, Cape Town, Western Cape

Sir Herbert BAKER: Architect

Date:1899
Type:Offices with shops to street
Status:Demolished
Street:Adderley St

This building had a department store on the ground floor and offices above for Wilson and Miller it was composed of two equal units each with a dormer window with exaggerated Flemish gables supported by volutes and brick pilasters.
(Greig 1970:69, 71)

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Greig, Doreen. 1970. Herbert Baker in South Africa. Cape Town: PURNELL. pg 69, 70 ill, 71
Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838 1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 110