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Government House
Bryntirion, Pretoria, Gauteng

BAKER, MASEY and SLOPER: Architect
Ernest Willmott SLOPER: Design Architect

Type:Official Residence


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25°44'18.18" S 28°13'51.05" E Alt: 1401m

Built for the Governor General of the Transvaal Colony

(BC 206.223; Jnl ATA Sep 1916:27)

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

Baker, Herbert. 1944. Architecture & personalities. London: Country Life. pg 51-52
Fairbridge, Dorothea. 1934. Gardens of South Africa : with some chapters on practical gardening under South African conditions and some notes on the cultivation of South African wild flowers. Cape Town: Maskew Millar . pg opp.21
Greig, Doreen. 1970. Herbert Baker in South Africa. Cape Town: PURNELL. pg 241
Keath, Michael. 1992. Herbert Baker: Architecture and Idealism 1892 - 1913: The South African Years. Gibraltar: Ashanti Pub. Ltd.. pg 116-119