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Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Tafelberg
District Six, Cape Town, Western Cape

George Murray ALEXANDER: Architect

Date:1893
Type:Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk - Church
Status:Extant
Street:Buitenkant Street

 


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Coordinates:
33°55'43.29" S 18°25'22.06" E Alt: 25m

The building divides into three sections: the symmetrical-fronted church itself, the Cornelia Home on Cornelia Avenue, and the William Frederik Schools Building on Commercial St. The complete building shows on Thom’s survey c1895 marked Mission Hall. All sections of the building inter-lead and are linked through to the adjacent Hertzoggebou that houses the church hall and offices. (Rennie 1978:358)


Books that reference Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Tafelberg

Duncan, Paul & Proust, Alain. 2013. Hidden Cape Town. Cape Town: Random House Struik. pg 30-39
Johnson, Brian Andrew. 1987. Domestic architecture at the Cape, 1892-1912 : Herbert Baker, his associates and his contemporaries. Cape Town: Unpublished Thesis UNISA. pg 360
Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838-1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 110
Rennie, John for CPIA. 1978. The Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978. Volume Two : Catalogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. pg 358 item 130.6