Contact Artefacts
please if you have any comments or more information regarding this record.

Tokai Manor House
Cape Town, Western Cape

Louis Michel THIBAULT: Architect attributed

Client:Andries Teubes


Click to view map

34°03'28.80" S 18°25'00.74" E

The farm was originally granted to Johan Rauch in 1792, Within two months, had sold it on to Andries Teubes, who probably built its manor in 1795-96 according to a design by Thibault.

(South Africa History Online, accessed 2021 08 13)

Declared a National Monument in 1961 it is now a Provincial Heritage Site.

These notes were last edited on 2021 08 13

Writings about this entry

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 151