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2 Bourke Street, Graaff-Reinet

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Anonymous
Post date: 07/08/2012
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Archive Import
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Visual Description: Single-storey u-plan corner house, 3 + 1 bay extension to left. Pitch edge and hipped cast iron roof with gables to rear. Loft doors set in both gable ends. Pinnacles of gables projecting through cast iron roof. Plastered walls with rustication. Ornate opening surrounds incorporating hood moulds. Pilasters flanking door carrying entablature. Stoep in both streets with dipped walls with horizontal pipe insert and heavy strap coping. Razor blade relief to walls and piers. 4 x 4 panel double door with 2 pane arched top fanlight and concrete stoep with wrought iron gate. Flaired dwarf entrance wall. Plaster lower panels flush pilasters. 2 x 2 pane sashes with louvred shutters. There is an extension and outbuildings in Park Street with a small 6 x 6 sash window.
Colours: White walls, green and white door, green shutters.
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Condition: Fair
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Catalogue: Rudner 1989 (b), No: 14.17, Significance Category:

 
 

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