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Alliance Shoe Repairs
Central, Cape Town, Western Cape

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Date:n.d.
Type:Shops
Status:Extant
Street:Waterkant Street
Str no:34

2 storey, 2 bay narrow frontage. Plastered brick and concrete verandah, balcony. Ground : chrome and plate glass shop trim, terrazzo facings. First floor : pair late 19th century style glazed doors, fanlights with small square corner panes, moulded plaster architrave surrounds, plain plaster background. Cornice, coping mould, parapet, corrugated iron roofs. Old central city site. Basic site layout shows on Snow's survey c1862. Building visible Pocock panorama c1884.

[Rennie J, 1978. The buildings of central Cape Town 1978 - Volume two : Catelogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. p, 35.]

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.

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