Hauptfleisch House (Formerly known as Esperanza)

13606

Overview

Address

153 Dorp Street

Date Built

c1812

Suggested Grading

II

Description

H-shaped thatched house with central dormer gable (wolfneusgewel) with small casement window and "holbol" end gables. 5-bay facade with central 4x4? panelled double door with sunrise fanlight and 6x6 sashes. Cement stoep with end walls (one with a seat) and projecting steps. Attached to No. 155.

Details

Style

Cape Dutch

Architectural Period

Cape Dutch

Type Of Building

Residential

Architect / Builder

Current Use

Original Use

General Evaluation

Outstanding

History

The erf on which this house stands was deducted from erf H in 1799, when it was acquired by CE Ackermann, who sold it to FJ Hauptfleisch in 1812, who probably built the house.

Alterations

The thatch was replaced with iron and its eaves lifted after 1860. It has since been restored and given back its thatch as well as a dormer gable. The fa├žade woodwork is c1870.

Social History

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PHOTO DATE: November 2009

Latitude/Longitude

-33.938826 / 18.8620829
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Additional Information

Additional Documents

Survey

2012

Circa

Admin Area

Stellenbosch

Allotment

Stellenbosch

Zoning

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Date of survey

December 2012

Linked to erf/erven

Linked Address

Environment

2012 Survey Document

2012 survey document not available

OTHER DOCUMENTS

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NHRA Significance

Historical

Very Significant

Rarity

Significant

Aestetical

Significant

Technological

Unassessed

Cultural

Some significance

Social History

Some significance

Slave History

Significant
* SCALE USED: Very Significant / Significant / Some Significance / No Significance / Not Assessed
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NHRA Protection

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?

yes

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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Additional Photos

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