house next to the brick farmhouse ruin

house next to the brick farmhouse ruin

Architect
Kevin Lloyd Architects
Location
Zimbali Coastal Estate, Dolphin Coast, South Africa | View Map
Project Year
2006
Category
Private Houses

House in forest next to the farmhouse ruin

Kevin Lloyd Architects as Architects

An existing client requested we find a unique site for a special home celebrating the coastal forest. In amongst the vegetation on the secondary dune was the old milkshed ruin built in red fair face brick. The fig tree forest had begun to help hold up the the walls. We set about designing the home as a series of pavilions spread out across the site with courtyards and linking covered walkways. 

Project Credits
Design, manufacture, supply and install exposed roof trusses
Consultants
Sub-Contractor
Photographer
Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrand
Concrete floor screed finishCemcrete
Purpose made timber doors and windowsClasswood
red face brickCorobrick
External Paint manufacturers and suppliersEarthcoate
Product Spec Sheet
Concrete floor screed finish
Purpose made timber doors and windows
red face brick
External Paint manufacturers and suppliers
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