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Lauriston Court
Orange Grove, Johannesburg, Gauteng

EMLEY and WILLIAMSON: Architect

Date:1936
Type:Flats
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
26°10'11.24" S 28°04'32.37" E Alt: 1736m

(SAB Apr 1936:17)

Transcription of Blue Plaque:

JOHANNESBURG CITY HERITAGE

LAURISTON COURT

Lauriston Court was designed in 1934 by
the celebrated practice of Emley and
Williamson. It is an imposing steamship of
an apartment block located on the fashionable
north facing slopes of the Upper Houghton
Ridge replete with semi-circular bay windows and
views to the Magaliesberg.

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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.