Vredelust

Erf 4436 

Address

63 Dorp Street 

Date built

c. 1814 

Use

Offices 

Style

Cape Dutch 

Architectual period

Cape Dutch  

Type of building

Outbuilding 

General evaluation

Contributing 

Suggested grading

II 

Present NHRA protection

Previous National monument (1970) 

Zoning

 

Date of survey

December 2012 

Reference no.

02.04C 

Description

"Barn-type building with 40' corrugated iron roof and covered end gables; plastered masonry loft stair on left, and one window with half-louvred and half-panelled shutter to loft. On left side of facade is a double carriage door with modern glazed doors behind and a casement window with half-louvred and half-panelled shutters. On right side of facade is a 4x4 double Georgian door with flat-arched fanlight, flanked by 2x2 flat-arched sashes, and a stoep with a low wall and half-pergolas at each end.Set in large, established garden with avenue of jacaranda trees to left of building." 

History

"Probably built by Daniel Joubert, who added the main gable to Vredelust (see history of 02.04B)." 

Alterations

Various modernisations 

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

1800- 1824  

Admin area

Stellenbosch 

Allotment

Stellenbosch 

Linked to erf/erven

 

Linked address

 

NHRA protection

Previous National monument (1970) 

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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