Hannah and David Little could immediately see this durban house’s potential to be renovated into a light-filled, family home
Having transformed their first apartment together, David and Hannah Little are no strangers to renovating. So when they came across their current home in Durban, they were quite open to the idea of putting their stamp on a new space. Hannah is a retail trend forecaster and incredibly creative, while David runs a painting an
A clever transformation turned this Victorian abode into a stylish, serene modern home
Despite its seaboard location, there’s a feeling of an urban farmhouse to the Three Anchor Bay house that brothers Danie and Frank Louw call home. The brothers bought it in 2014, predominantly lured by its prime position and proximity to the Sea Point promenade, but also because it offered them the generosity of space and the outdoor areas that they craved.
‘Make no mistake it was a shipwreck,’ recalls Danie, an architectural designer and co-owner of ADsquared, an architectural practice that takes on mostly residential work. Set on a 200m2 erf, the Victorian house is a generous 220m2 in size and laid out over two