Gordon's bay

House Renovation

A widely published and international author approached Francois Malan Architects to renovate an existing 3-storey villa built on the mountain slopes in the 1970s. The owner’s vision was to incorporate an industrial steel structure with natural elements, including wood and natural stone. A widely published and international author approached Francois Malan Architects to renovate an existing 3-storey villa built on the mountain slopes in the 1970s. The owner’s vision was to incorporate an industrial steel structure with natural elements, including wood and natural stone.

Hand-drawn sketch of a house in Gordon’s Bay by Francois Malan Architects
East view of a rendering to showcase the end-result of a house renovation in Gordon’s Bay by Francois Malan Architects

"We wanted each level to function independently to house international guest and students attending training and mentoring sessions. "

East view of a rendering to showcase the end-result of a house renovation in Gordon’s Bay by Francois Malan Architects

Panoramic
ocean views

We carefully considered a host of architectural systems to enhance the magnificent ocean views while shielding spaces from gusty onshore winds.

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