DPW

Erf 6144 

Address

15 Market Street 

Date built

partly pre-1817; present facades late 19C 

Use

Dwelling 

Style

Georgian 

Architectual period

Georgian  

Type of building

Residential 

General evaluation

Significant 

Suggested grading

IIIA 

Present NHRA protection

Previous National Monument (1976?) 

Zoning

 

Date of survey

December 2012 

Reference no.

17.05 

Description

"Double storey semi-detached houses with moulded cornice to parapet and rusticated quoins. The left side has small 2x2 sashes to the first floor and a 4-panel door with fanlight and larger sashes and French doors to the ground floor with louvred shutters. All openings have plaster surrounds. The right side is 4-bay with 6x6 sashes to the first floor with bracketted hood mouldings and cills, and two wide French doors with separate louvred shutters to the fanlights, also with bracketted hood moulds. Tiled stoep with low wall between units.Large garden with low plastered wall." 

History

"The part of the building probably nearest Dorp St, incorporates a T-shaped cottage of before 1817, once known as Knab's cottage (Knab was another of the many Rhenish missionaries of Stellenbosch ..."" (Fransen & Cook, p.149)" 

Alterations

"Inappropriately located extensions built in garden c2006, interiors extensively remodelled." 

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

1875 - 1899 

Admin area

Stellenbosch 

Allotment

Stellenbosch 

Linked to erf/erven

 

Linked address

 

NHRA protection

Previous National Monument (1976?) 

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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