Heritage Planning Projects
NWA has ten years experience in South Africa on heritage planning projects. Presented here is a select list of our projects; some are illustrated on separate pages in the submenus.
Harcroft, Constantia: HIA preparation for a significant Grade 3A estate on some 10 ha in Upper Constantia; featuring the impressive Arts & Crafts style 1930s homestead of a well known Cape family.
House Van der Horst, Kommetjie: Preparation of HIA Statement for garage application in protected coastal zone around old Milkwood Trees.
Saldanha Separator Plant, Vredenburg: Preparation of the NID and HIA for a heavy industrial development in a semi-rural area on the West Coast.
Suidestrand, Cape Agulhas: Contribution to Heritage Statement for proposed residential development in a scenic coastal hamlet.
Philippi, Cape Town: Preparation of NID for industrial stand rezoning in the historic Philippi Agricultural Holdings.
Royal Palms, Paarl: Preparation of HIA for SAHRA for affordable housing estate around a wetland and lakes adjacent to historic Daljosaphat and the proposed World Heritage Site of the Afrikaans Language Movement.
Gavin’s Plaas, Saldanha: Preparation of HIA for a massive industrial site adjacent to the Fossil Park. High visual, palaeontological and botanical impacts to be accommodated.
Dido Valley, Simon's Town: Joint preparation of visual and heritage components of HIA for a high mixed residential development on a marginal site.
Laaiplek, Velddrif: Preparation of NIDs for residential developments.
Glen Lily, Malmesbury: Preparation of HIA for a large expansion of N Malmesbury on veterinarian horse farm sited on a 17th century church erf.
Schoonspruit, Malmesbury: Preparation of an HIA for a residential development around a high profile, grand Victorian house complete with turret.
Mariedahl Terraces, Newlands: Visual input into Heritage Statement for a small group of terrace houses near the historic breweries forming part of the staff housing next to the railway.
Langezandt Fishermen’s Village, L’Agulhas: Preparation of Heritage/Urban Design VIA for development of controversial housing project in the vernacular fishermen’s cottage style.
Plaisir de Merle, Simonsberg: Preparation of visual study for HIA to housing and restoration works at this historic 18th century estate belonging originally to the Marais family.
Normandy, Franschhoek: Visual study to HIA and landscape analysis for development of housing area on old quarry site in historic Dwars River Valley.
Lagoon Bay, Hoogekraal, George: Visual study to HIA for this massive consolidation and recreation of the famous Botha family’s 18th century Overberg estate for development into a golf course estate.
Mount Pleasant Terraces Heritage Conservation Plan, Table Mountain National Park: Research and preparation of detailed heritage study and conservation plan for this highly regarded, landscape national monument dating to the 18th century and associated with Lourens Cloete ex Groot Constantia.COPYRIGHT WARNING: All images and text on this site are Copyright © NWA and may not be reproduced without the written permission and acknowledgement of New World Associates.