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Atlas House - Southern House
Cape Town, Western Cape

HAWKE and McKINLAY: Architect
Street:Castle/St George


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33°55'20.05" S 18°25'19.28" E Alt: 30m

(AB&E Mar 1936:6, 19 ill; AB&E Aug 1938:13,14, 18, 19, 21)

Atlas House was built for the Atlas Assurance Co. building, it changed to the Southern Building Society and is now Southern House. The corner pedestal on the third floor carries a bronze crouching Atlas sculpture.

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.

Books that reference Atlas House - Southern House

Rennie, John for CPIA. 1978. The Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978. Volume Two : Catalogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. pg 105 item 50.36