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Provincial Buildings of the Orange Free State
Bloemfontein, Free State

Date:1960s
Type:Provincial Buildings
Status:Unknown

'Size, expensive services, finishes and decoration are not necessarily the ingredients of fine architecture.' '... this jumbo-size building ... does nothing to preserve the pleasant existing ambience ... and unfortunate siting cuts right through the axial system of the city' Greig (1971: 86) .

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 86