Caledon Villa

Erf 1364 

Address

7 Neethling Street 

Date built

c1910 

Use

Guest House 

Style

Cape Dutch Revival 

Architectual period

Edwardian  

Type of building

Residential 

General evaluation

Contributing 

Suggested grading

IIIA 

Present NHRA protection

Previous National monument (1985) 

Zoning

 

Date of survey

December 2012 

Reference no.

9.15 

Description

Elaborate house with complex hipped corrugated iron roof with louvred gablets. Projecting curvilinear gables on two sides, with plaster mouldings including a shell at the top, pilasters and string courses. The tall front gable has a projecting section forming a balcony to a room in the loft, which has 1x1 sashes and a glazed door? Corners and window surrounds have rusticated quoins. Pointed turret left of the gable. House is curved on the corner between the gables, with a straight verandah with paired precast columns on decorative bases. 2x2 sashes with plaster surrounds.Neat formal garden. 

History

 

Alterations

Inappropriate modern garden flat and extensions to rear of dwelling added early 2000's 

Social History

 


Significance in terms of NHRA

 
Very
Significant
Significant
Some
Significance
No
Significance
Not
Assessed
Historical
 
 
 
 
 
Rarity
 
 
 
 
 
Aesthetical
 
 
 
 
 
Technological
 
 
 
 
 
Cultural
 
 
 
 
 
Social History
 
 
 
 
 
Slave History
 
 
 
 
 

Circa

1910 - 1919 

Admin area

Stellenbosch 

Allotment

Stellenbosch 

Linked to erf/erven

 

Linked address

 

NHRA protection

Previous National monument (1985) 

Environment

 

Sect 27.2 Is the building/site a Provinical Heritage Site?
 
Sect 27.3 Is the building/site a Previous National Monument?
 
Sect 28 Will any dev affect the prot or views of or from a Gr 1 or Gr 2 site?
 
Sect 34 Is the building/structure older than 60 years?
 
Sect 35 Is the site a declared archeological/palaeontological site?
 
Sect 36 Does the site contain any graves or is it a burial ground?
 
Sect 37 Does the site contain any public monuments or memorials?
 


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