25 Apr '16, 5pm

Stand 47 farmhouse in Johannesburg marries high-end engineering with vernacular design

Stand 47 farmhouse in Johannesburg marries high-end engineering with vernacular design

High-end engineering and modern design combined with vernacular architecture make for an eco-friendly home in Johannesburg. Art gallery owner, architect aficionado and developer Gavin Rooke took over the property-Monaghan Farm -and teamed up with architect Karlien Thomashoff to design a new low-cost house inspired by traditional architecture that is remarkably energy-efficient.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/stand-47-farmhouse-in-johannesburg-m...

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