Erf 2373, Cape Town
Repurposing of an existing office block through the process of adaptive reuse to accommodate apartments. Refurbishment, additions, alterations, partial demolition of internal non-loadbearing partition walls and restorative maintenance to a “Grade IIIB” site. The basement of the 6-storey building will be utilised for storage. The ground floor commercial space with 3 shops will be retained while the spatial division of six floors will be re-designed to accommodate apartments. Floors 1 to 5 allows 4 units per floor and the 6th floor allowing 3 units. The exterior of the building will receive minimal intervention.
Architectural and heritage resource management
March 16, 2018