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Town Hall
Paarl, Western Cape

Wynand Hendrik LOUW: Project Architect
Henry Loch REITZ: Architect

Date:1927
Type:Town Hall
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
33°44'16.63" S 18°57'44.51" E Alt: 122m

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(CPIA MS HJ Louw)

The Stadshuis burnt down in November 1924. The city council purchased three stands on 'Markplein' for £5,000 on which the new hall was built. Note the granite columns, plinth, planters and kerbs.

(Paul VAN DER MERWE, 2015)

Sources:
1. Albertyn 1992:247

Also ascribed to William Hood GRANT (SAB Nov 1927:51)

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

Albertyn, E. 1992. Die argitektuur van die Paarl tussen die twee Wêreldoorloë. Stellenbosch: University of Stellenbosch: Unpublished thesis. pg 247