Haven on the Hill Haven on the Hill - SA Home Owner - Jan/Feb 2003 - Page 3
FRANCO S N/]YNHARDT CIVIT
1 440 4142
STONE ACE FRANCI ]]5E HOLD
082 55T 1510
NC5 012 802 1 496/7
of a designer suite, enhanced with all the comforts of home
Family photos and children's toys break the clean lines of classic
adding a familiar and friendly touch.
The home owners had various requests that have been worked
into the ultimate design of what is a truly classic home. Living areas
are open and airy and run into the outdoor patio area and are ideal
for enterlaining, The kitchen almost evokes a feeling of cooking
outdoors with its constant interaction with the view via windows,
doors and careful manipulation of space.
Another request from the owner to Linda was that there be a guest
wing wlth relative privary from the rest of the house. To this end, a
separate passageway runs off the back of the downstairs living area
with spare bedrooms, cupboards and bathroom. This wing has its
own entrance to the side of the house, allowing house guests
freedom to come and go without disturbing their hosts,
:-i::r-:: Even the best architectural designs can always be better
enhanced by the creative and contemporary use of lighting. Streamlight
work together with home owners to create the atmosphere that they want
for their homes. Here, vast spaces created by the double volume design are
filled and enhanced by the company's expert lighting.
::1.,.:tt:.-::- 'ati:.i.'j.: The exquisite slate swimming pool with a water feature
falling away to the lower extremes of the property comes part and parcel
with the professional and comprehensive project management service
provided by Francois Mynhardt Civil. The entire home has been constructed
by the expeft work of the engineering firm.
::.:,:-]:=:r These elegant and natural, sandstone-coloured Paternoster Pavers as
well as retaining blocks for the house's terraces were supplied by Stone Age.
This particular drive was paved using anchor blocks to counter the steep
gradient as well to provide optimum traction for vehicles. Stone Age
products are designed to enhance every home with stunning simulated
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