With fine contemporary furniture and a remarkable art collection, this stately home in Johannesburg is a revolving installation
The home’s facebrick entrance and staircase are two features that were retained during renovations to the house done by architect Joe van Rooyen in 2013. They serve as reminders of the origins of the house, designed in 1949. The Side by Side bench is by Classic Stone.
It’s difficult to believe that this family home was once
Inside a Paris-inspired home in Atholl, Johannesburg designed by Fanie van Zyl
The interiors of this double-storey house in Atholl, Joburg, draw inspiration from French architect Joseph Dirand and feature an array of South African design and art. Interiors expert Fanie van Zyl and the owner selected the pieces on display and formulated the colour palette and textural finishes. In the sitting room, patterned chairs by Anatomy Design for Southern Guild echo the use of marble elsewhere in the home, such as in the fireplace mantel.
My dream was always to live in Paris in an 18th-century apartment with modern furniture,’ says the owner of this double-storey house, located in a small complex tucked away