Landmark House

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The Bruynzeel House, De Hoge Hoek, is a Landmark in Stellenbosch

18 Constantia Avenue
It was built by the wood merchant and yachts man, Kees Bruynzeel, in 1962.
The roof of the house is in the shape of a hyperbolic paraboloid, built with teak rafters and lined with yellow wood.
Architect: Aart Bijl

East Front
The East front looks onto the inner garden
East Front

East Front

Early morning sun brightens the yellow-wood ceiling
Early morning sun brightens the yellow-wood ceiling
Entrance to the house
Entrance to the house
Entrance to the house

Entrance hall
Entrance hall
Salon hoogste hoek
Salon hoogste hoek
Salon at Christmas
Salon at Christmas
Ceramic Horse
Ceramic Horse
Cloak Room
Cloak Room


Stair case seen from the landing
Stair case seen from the landing
Library
Library


View fom library to salon
View fom library to salon
Ceiling of the bedroom
Ceiling of the bedroom
Entrance pillar with Cycad and Euphorbias
Entrance pillar with Cycad and Euphorbias
Camellias
Camellias
Entrance and dining room
Entrance and dining room
Dining room
Dining room
This orchid tree in the upper garden flowers 10 months each year
This orchid tree in the upper garden
flowers 10 months each year
Early winter sun brightens up the salon
Early winter sun brightens up the salon
Fireplace
Fireplace
Picture wall
Picture wall
Bilderwand
Bilderwand
Hoogste Hoek
Hoogste Hoek
Wotan on the balcony
Wotan on the balcony
View of Table Mountain
View of Table Mountain
Pool in the front garden
Pool in the front garden
Pool, 10m x 4m
Pool, 10m x 4m
Simonsberg in winter
Simonsberg in winter
Hibiskus flowers nearly all year round and is much liked by the birds
Hibiskus flowers nearly all year round
and is much liked by the birds
Stapelia gigantea
Stapelia gigantea
Dietes grandiflorus
Dietes grandiflorus
Strelitzia reginae
Strelitzia reginae
Ixia dubiosa und Dorotheanthus bellidiformis
Ixia dubiosa und Dorotheanthus bellidiformis
Nest of Lesser Striped Swallow
The Greater Striped Swallow has been breeding here for many generations

Photos by Florian Breuer:

Lounge
Lounge
Dining
Dining
See the sky from the dining room
See the sky from the dining room
Library
Library
The horse is a ceramic sculpture
The horse is a ceramic sculpture
Friedrich II bronze by Christian Daniel Rauch
Friedrich II bronze by Christian Daniel Rauch
This was our anchor-light on board the yacht
This was our anchor-light on board the yacht
Bruynzeel House
Bruynzeel House




Early morning sun brightens the yellow-wood ceiling
Early morning sun brightens the yellow-wood ceiling

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Jubilee edition       Publisher of special editions Books

A special edition of Zettelwitz commemorates 50 years of De Hoge Hoek in 2012