Houses

Houses | City
Posted: October 16, 2017
An art historian’s characterful home in Kensington
This red-brick, arts and crafts-style house is a treasure trove of art and objets
Posted: October 9, 2017
An urban eyrie in Rosebank
In the heart of Joburg’s art precinct is the home of art collectors and gallerists Christine and Mark Read
Posted: October 2, 2017
Discover the story behind the iconic Bridge House
An architectural and artistic marvel in the leafy vales of Higgovale
Posted: September 26, 2017
Joshin Raghubar’s home truths
Meet the owner of the contemporary Sea Point bungalow featured in House and Leisure's October issue
Posted: September 22, 2017
A light-washed Saxonwold home filled with art
With fine contemporary furniture and a remarkable art collection, this stately home in Johannesburg is a revolving installation
Posted: September 17, 2017
Urban living with Liam Mooney
A city-centre apartment filled with South African art and distinctive collectibles
Posted: September 11, 2017
Studio Ashby designs a Soho apartment with soul
This elegant apartment combines carefully layered interiors with artful touches
Posted: September 4, 2017
This Highveld house is like a jewel in the landscape
Integrating Mid-Century Modernism into an African context
Posted: August 30, 2017
Take a video tour of the iconic Bridge House
The Cape Town home of international furniture superstar Jan te Lintelo was built almost 20 years ago
Posted: August 21, 2017
Euro chic meets progressive local design
Inside a Paris-inspired home in Atholl, Johannesburg designed by Fanie van Zyl
Houses | Country
Posted: July 10, 2017
Inside Karen Roos’ 18th-century farmhouse
Simplicity, authenticity and practical magic define this Cape Dutch home at Babylonstoren
Posted: May 19, 2017
this kwazulu-natal home is an everyday escape
A house on the North Coast that references both its urban setting and the owners’ love of the bush
Posted: March 27, 2017
country living
A large tumbledown Constantia home gets transformed into an entertainer’s dream
Posted: January 24, 2017
The botanical farmhouse
With its abundance of blooms and fynbos, this property just outside Stellenbosch is a haven for the botanically inclined
Posted: December 5, 2016
Escape To Eden
A creative couple swapped a New York apartment for a rambling Constantia property
Posted: November 25, 2016
Carefree days in a Modern Irene Barn
A Scandi-style barn combines effortlessly with the rustic outdoors
Posted: November 20, 2016
Living in A modern barn
Turning a 16th-century barn into a home was a colossal but rewarding project
Posted: October 4, 2016
The Dutch Manor on the Hill
An old cape manor house restored to pay homage to its history
Posted: September 21, 2016
7 Amazing Off-The-Grid Homes
Proof that unplugged, sustainable living can be beautiful too
Posted: September 12, 2016
A Grand Old Dame
An expansive balcony, on which to while away hot highveld afternoons, welcomes you into this historical Joburg farmhouse
Posted: May 29, 2017
5 plant-filled spaces we love
These beautiful interiors will inspire you to green up your living space
Posted: March 4, 2017
Inside out
This Hyde Park home, which sometimes doubles as an art gallery, blends minimalism and luxury to inspirational effect
Posted: November 28, 2016
Muted Character
Neutral tones are offset by playful collections of art and design in this family home
Posted: November 17, 2016
african de stijl
This home in Parktown West is an essay in what it means to live in the here and now
Posted: November 8, 2016
The lookout
A stately home in Benmore transitions effortlessly from inside to outside
Posted: August 5, 2016
past perfect
An old suburban home in Cape Town is transformed to maximise space and light
Posted: June 14, 2016
Tropical Sensibility
A family home in Durban's Morningside blends a black backdrop with bold, colourful design details
Posted: May 26, 2016
An Unexpected Treasure
This cool Stellenbosch abode is full of exotic surprises
Posted: May 3, 2016
Unbounded Living
An easy indoor-outdoor flow meets Scandinavian simplicity in this Pretoria home
Posted: April 28, 2016
Purpose built
This is a space that inspires family time against an ever-changing canvas of art
Houses | Luxury
Posted: October 11, 2017
Sting’s massive Central Park West duplex apartment sold for $50M
The two-storey penthouse features a custom freestanding fireplace and a floating staircase
Posted: January 17, 2017
The perfect sunny escape in a luxury Spanish villa
Located in the picturesque village of Sóller, it's got all the makings of an ideal summer-holiday house
Posted: January 10, 2017
A boxy and bright house in Essex
The structured and linear exterior of this airy Essex home belies the playful and colourful interior within
Posted: January 9, 2017
Quiet time
This cool, contemporary Joburg home is all about serene, pared-down luxury
Posted: October 6, 2016
A great escape in Plettenberg Bay
A pure-white off-the-grid holiday home in the pristine natural mountainside
Posted: April 21, 2016
Discussion piece
Contemporary SA art is designed to provoke debate in this Hout Bay pad
Posted: April 13, 2016
Colour Therapy
A knockout art collection adds vibrancy
Posted: March 29, 2016
Dark Materials
A modern home dramatically layers concrete with timber and other tactile detailing
Posted: March 16, 2016
Settle into Amazing Grace
Grand in scale and classic in concept, this Constantia villa makes for an opulent but restful family home
Posted: March 15, 2016
Take the Trends Home
This contemporary modernist home speaks to why trends matter
Houses | Seaside
Posted: August 31, 2017
This captivating Camps Bay home stands the test of time
We spoke to Gawie and Gwen Fagan about the iconic family home they built more than 50 years ago
Posted: August 1, 2017
Sea worthy: a sophisticated family home in Sydney
Perched on the water's edge, this home's dark interior scheme is a foil for the brilliant light outside
Posted: July 23, 2017
A compact Clifton apartment gets it just right
The refurbishment of this quaint 85m² apartment maximises its abundant natural light and vistas
Posted: June 26, 2017
A Fresnaye home in a class of its own
This glass-and-concrete house plays with your sensibilities from the outset
Posted: June 5, 2017
A family home on the Atlantic Seaboard
The luxe yet lived-in home of Craig Port and his partner, children and dog combines curated flair with family living
Posted: April 24, 2017
a family home by the sea
What was once planned to be a hedonistic bachelor pad has turned into a luxe yet lived-in family home on the Atlantic Seaboard
Posted: March 7, 2017
Family ties
A nondescript Green Point house gets dramatically updated into an open-plan family home with unrivalled views
Posted: December 19, 2016
life on the bright side
This Atlantic Seaboard apartment is a trove of design treasures and a celebration of colourful creativity
Posted: December 12, 2016
Dreaming on the West Coast
The understated elegance of this lagoon holiday house makes for a glorious getaway
Posted: December 6, 2016
A Sea-Facing Sanctuary in Scarborough
This Nordic-style house is magically situated on idyllic terrain
Houses | Small Spaces
Posted: April 20, 2017
the ultimate bachelor pad in fresnaye
Achingly cool and unexpectedly edgy, this open-plan apartment has been expertly designed to reflect its owner
Posted: April 18, 2017
in living colour
The vibrant home of two Cape Town creatives is a compact space packed with all of its owners' favourite things
Posted: April 3, 2017
artful eye
Neutral hues, natural textures and carefully selected artworks combine in a small space that reflects its owners’ love of the simple yet sublime
Posted: March 20, 2017
Cottage industry
The renovation of this Sea Point cottage proves it’s possible to scale down while still living large
Posted: March 3, 2017
5 beautiful loft-style homes
Make the most of your space with these bright and breezy loft homes
Posted: January 30, 2017
Tiny Heirloom lets you live big
This development company offers something many travellers dream of - compact luxury
Posted: April 8, 2016
Loft Living
This Jozi creative's home in the heart of the bustling metropolis is the epitome of inner-city living
Posted: March 11, 2016
Live in a Rainbow
This cosy little Claremont cottage positively vibrates with colour
Posted: March 7, 2016
22 Must-Have Storage Items
Baskets, boxes, bread bins and more
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Big Small Space Ideas
Why compact living is a clever choice
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