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Paarl, Western Cape

Date:1845 [1910]
Status:Adaptive re-use
Street:40 Main Street


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Alt: 141m

40 and 42a are two originally identical storehouses standing end-on, both with an elaborate ‘Flemish Renaissance’ end gable facing the street. No 40, somewhat altered, is dated 1845 but probably dates from 1910 like no, 42a. (Fransen 2004:259)

Writings about this entry

De Bosdari, C. 1971. Cape Dutch Houses and Farms. Cape Town: Balkema. pg 87
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 259