Hotagterklip, Western Cape


Situated near Struisbaai, Hotagterklip is one of a number fishing villages on the Cape coast characterised by whitewashed cottages with thatched roofs, half-doors and great chimney stacks.

HISTORIC FISHERMAN'S COTTAGES
This impressive architectural complex consists of nine fishermen's cottages, all examples of the traditional vernacular style.

[Richardson Deidré, 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. p, 113.]

List of references:

Fransen, Hans. 2006. Old towns and villages of the Cape. A survey of the origin and development of towns, villages and hamlets at the Cape of Good Hope. With particular reference to their physical planning and historical landscape. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball. pp 348
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pp 113