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University of Pretoria, Extra Mural building
Central, Pretoria, Gauteng

Brian Alan T SANDROCK: Design Architect
BRIAN SANDROCK ARCHITECTS: Architect
Date:1964
Client:University of Pretoria
Type:University
Status:Adaptive re-use
Street:Proes Street

Superstructure of stacked lecture halls, three per side linked by access ramps and lit by ribbon windows on V-shaped concrete piers with expressive concrete flights of stairs to either end of the building - a megalith 'brought up to date and given architectural form in reinforced concrete' (Greig, 1971: 203) .

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

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 103