The luxe yet lived-in home of Craig Port and his partner, children and dog combines curated flair with family living
A mirrored chinoiserie timber screen creates interest in the living area and reflects a cylinder sidetable and bamboo-look chair from Cécile & Boyd, masses of foliage and a bespoke sofa and ottomans from Wunders.
When South African fashion designer Craig Port renovated a traditional Bakoven ranch-style house in 2006, he ga
This Nordic-style house is magically situated on idyllic terrain
By the time you reach the remote scattering of houses that’s known as Scarborough, you’ve succumbed to the sense of serenity that draws people to this special spot on the edge of the Cape Point Nature Reserve.
For Craig Price there’s something almost sacred about the land on which he has created his glass, wood and steel house. ‘I pick up on the natural energy of this place,’ he says. ‘I’ve always felt extremely relaxed here. That’s why I decided to build on this spot.’
He has such a connection with the property that he was at pains not to impact on the site. Instead he only removed alien vegetation and w