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Constantia Court
Johannesburg, Gauteng

KALLENBACH, KENNEDY and FURNER: Architect
Arthur Stanley FURNER: Design Architect

Date:1935
Type:Flats with shops to street
Status:Extant

 


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Coordinates:
26°11'49.02" S 28°02'43.68" E Alt: 1755m

(SAB Apr 1935:lvii)

A vast, well-proportioned apartment block with modern Furner-esque street elevations. At the rear of the building there are two sets of remarkable reinforced-concrete spiral fire-escape stairs, free-standing from the main structure like massive sculptural accents.

(Chipkin. 1993:150)

These notes were last edited on 2020 10 21


Writings about this entry

Chipkin, Clive M. 1993. Johannesburg Style - Architecture & Society 1880s - 1960s. Cape Town: David Phillip. pg 150