Heritage Oudtshoorn Erfenis Guidelines

1902 - Heritage House De Rust

Some guidelines when making changes:

For all buildings > 60 years

Additions must

  • be sympathetic to the existing building.
  • not negatively impact on the streetscape.
  • not alter the character of the original building.

A second structure should not dominate the original building.

Tips for Additions to Heritage Buildings
  • Set the second building back from the original building.
  • Design a second dwelling as something totally different to the original building with a link to the existing structure.