A Scandi-style barn combines effortlessly with the rustic outdoors
‘We’ve always dreamed of living in a minimalist, contemporary home,’ say Irene-based engineers Philippus and Reani Fouché. After moving out of their ‘very traditional’ house in Waterkloof the couple grabbed the chance to realise their ambition: a sleek, ascetic barn that turns country living on its head. In keeping wi
An abandoned farmhouse is restored in traditional Cape Overberg style
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When Natalie Husk, a property agent in Stanford, and her husband Kevin bought the three hectares of forested land between two large farms in 2004, there wasn’t a habitable structure on it – just sandy-floored derelict buildings without doors or windows that were occup