loader street townhouse

de waterkant, completed 2015

extensive alterations to 4m wide property

part of a mirrored pair in a heritage area
the sideways sliding garage door is the main entry

rear facade

the upper floor has views of signal hill + table mountain

entrance hall / garage / cellar

multi-purpose arrival space

cellar / stairs to upper levels

cellar excavated below existing mid floor level


oak joinery, natural + stained oxide

mid landing

looking back at entry below + main suite

mid landing

looking past glazed bathroom wall toward guest suite + stairs up to living level

guest suite

bathroom beyond.
couches link to form bed

main suite

bathroom beyond

main suite

looking out to a terrace above the street.
a dressing table + TV are hidden in joinery

uppler level

stairs arrive from below, a wrapped step + railings form a bench for dining / kitchen table

dining / kitchen

the dining + kitchen open to mountain views behind
with stairs up through skylight to a roof deck above

living area

the kitchen counter stretches forward to form a sideboard + media store bench

living area

the bench extends to a wood store + fireplace,
opening out to a terrace above the street with views towards table bay

roof deck dining

the stair from below arrives though the motorised skylight, which slides away under the seating to the left.
outside dining with concrete bench + counter housing basin, gas barbeque + fridge

roof deck lounging

the outside lounging area has a spa bath with a folding cover that can be used as a sun bed.
the sliding skylight system, heat pump + airconditioning condensers are hidden under the benches