Hidden behind thick shrubbery on a very busy Cape Town street sits a historic manor that was recently given a fabulous facelift
Concealed as it is between two churches on Cape Town’s energetic Kloof Street, you’re unlikely to notice Heatherfield Manor unless you’re looking for it. Previously a rectory for priests of the neighbouring churches, the historical estate is now owned by real estate agent Hofni Schoeman and his partner, Albert Coetzee. Lov
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Spirited couple Nick and Nicola Argyros transformed a dated house in Blairgowrie, Johannesburg into an elegant modern space that reflects their personalities and heritage.
Of the renovation, Nicola says,‘We wanted to create a look that’s both interesting and modern but won’t date. So we decided to fuse timeless items with personal treasures collected on our travels.’
One of favourite revamped rooms is their new spacious home office (converted from a third bedroom), which serves as a serene room in which to catch up on emails and browse the Web.
‘We removed the one wall to create a more open-plan feel, wh