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Victoria Nurses' Institute
Gardens, Cape Town, Western Cape

Robert MacBeth ROBERTSON: Architect 1903
FORSYTH and PARKER: Architect 1933

Date:pre-1903 ; 1903: 1933
Street:Hof Street


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Alt: 84m

Originally built before 1903. Additions made in 1903 (Pryce-Lewis list 7 240).. Alterations were made in 1933.

(SAA&B May 1905:157; SAB Dec 1932:33; Price Lewis list item 7240)

The building became business premises and is currently (2022) occupied by the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation.

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 Victoria Nurses' Institute

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 Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis.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 130