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Cape Jewish Orphanage
Oranjezicht, Cape Town, Western Cape


Max POLICANSKY: Architect
Street:Molteno Rd/Montrose Ave

(SAB Sep 1938:71 tend; SAB Dec 1939:65; FRIBA nom papers 1945)

LOCATION: Montrose Avenue, Oranjezicht, a residential suburb of Cape Town (within close proximity to the city).

Extensive re-organisation of an existing building, re-zoned and appended in such a way that a hall is provided and determined by the pattern of reorganisation, private dormitory spaces are shielded from the hall space at the upper level.

(Righini 1977:52)

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

Righini, Paul. 1977. The work of Max Policansky. isilili sam sise africa : a journal of architecture and human settlements - University of Cape Town Volume 1, Number 1. pp 52
Herbert, Gilbert. 1975. Martienssen & the international style: The modern movement in South African architecture. Cape Town - Rotterdam: AA Balkema. pg 268

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