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Christ Church
Beaufort West, Western Cape

Sophia Wharton Myddleton (Sophy) GRAY: Architect

Date:c1848
Type:Church
Status:Unknown


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32°20'45.31" S 22°34'56.93" E Alt: 857m
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Consecrated 1855 (Radford 1979:207). Not built according to Gray's design, it was enlarged in 1870 with a chancel and extensions on the right.


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 551
Martin, Desmond. 2005. The Bishop's churches. Cape Town: Struik. pg 40-41
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 Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis.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 207