HESSE, FrancoisBorn: 1887
Died: 1956 01 25
Year registered: 1927
Born in 1887 as seen on his gravestone in the Brenthurst graveyard in Brakpan. You can see the gravestone in the eGGSA library. Submitted by Morné van Rooyen.
Practised in Cape Town on his own account and in partnership or in association with his father, FW HESSE (cf HESSE & HESSE, FW & F). Hesse was listed as an Associate member of the Cape Institute of Architects in the RIBA Kalendar 1915/16. He later practised in Nigel, Transvaal. ISAA 1927. (ISAA mem list; RIBA Kal 1915/16)
All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.
List of projects With photographs
|Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1932. Retreat, Cape Town, Western Cape - Architect |
|Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1935. Charl Cilliers, Mpumalanga - Architect |
|Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk: 1922. Vredefort, Free State - Architect |
|Town Hall: 1930. De Aar, Northern Cape - Architect |
Books citing HESSE
|ISAA. 1927. Register of Members the Institute of South African Architects. Johannesburg: ISAA (Unpublished Record). pp H4|
|Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 22|