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Cape regionalist

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A variant of the New Modern that tips the hat to the Cape Dutch and Georgian in a cryptic manner, taking context into consideration. It rekindles the dramatic Baroque placement of buildings, Cape Dutch and Georgian proportions, surface treatments but uses contemporary materials and showing technical proficiency, e.g. (Tree House, architects Van der Merwe Miszewski)

Buildings on this website in Cape regionalist style