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December 2021

Kritzinger Architects have handed over the recently completed 3 unit apartment building in Fresnaye, Cape Town with the first tenants moving in over December. The project entailed the complete refurbishment of an old existing building. The facades were re-proportioned and simplified to form a coherent whole and the interior completely gutted and reconfigured into a two story penthouse on the upper two floors, and three bedroom apartments on both the middle and ground floor levels.

 

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November 2021

Kritzinger Architects have submitted a concept design for a new 150m2 beachfront cottage in Paternoster, West Coast, South Africa. The design is in keeping with the humble local fisherman vernacular, where elements such as 'bakoond' fireplaces, flat roofs and small facade openings are celebrated.

 

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October 2021

We are delighted to have received planning permission for a lifestyle development set in a private reserve along the shores of the Klein River Lagoon, near Stanford. Inspiration for the architecture is derived from the corrugated iron boat sheds found in the area, with particular reference to scale, form and the simplicity of materials.

 

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September 2021

Kritzinger Architects are delighted to have been appointed to design a new home for a young family on a large plot in Sweet Valley, Cape Town. Concept design is underway, The intent is to break down the massing and scale of the proposed building form by designing a collection of pitched roof buildings that are held together by connecting flat roof terrace and walkway elements.

 

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August 2021

Practical Completion has been achieved on a new apartment building in Fresnaye, Cape Town. Handover is programmed for end of October 2021.  

 

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July 2021

Kritzinger Architects have completed a painting for a repeat client who owns a beach cottage completed by the practice a few years ago. The painting aims to capture the spirit of fisherman cottages scattered along the West Coast where the beach cottage is located.

 

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June 2021

The design of a new home in Somerset West is due for completion at the end of this month.

Works completion currently underway.

 

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May 2021

Kritzinger Architects have designed a modular cabin for Mobile Maisonette. The modular units are designed to be pre-fabricated off-site and are easily transported by trailer or 4 X 4 to remote destinations. The units can be customised to suit individual needs and can function independently off-grid if required.

 

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April 2021

Kritzinger Architects have recently completed the transformation of Langebaan's oldest beach cottage located on the waters edge of the Langebaan Lagoon.

 

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March 2021

The conversion of a single residential dwelling into a three unit apartment building in Fresnaye, Cape Town is nearly complete with site handover expected in August this year. 

 

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February 2021

Drawings have been submitted  for the approval of a new lifestyle development on waters edge along the Klein Rivier near Hermanus. The development which has been approved by Heritage Western Cape will comprise of a club house and several accommodation units.

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January 2021

A new family home in Somerset West, Cape Town is nearing completion. Completion is expected end April 2021.

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December 2020

Our latest project of two villas in Camps Bay, Cape Town is progressing well. Earthworks and lateral support walls are complete and Ground Floor foundations are being cast.

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November 2020

A four bedroom home in Somerset West, Western Cape is currently under construction. The site is located on the upper slopes of Somerset West, offering spectacular views over False bay. .

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October 2020

A new home designed by Kritzinger Architects in Higgovale, Cape Town is nearing completion. Landscaping by Franchesca Watson is currently underway. Large granite stone boulders terrace below the 4m cantileverd slabs. The terraces will be planted with succulents and indigenous planting.

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September 2020

Groundwork has started on a steep site in Camps Bay, Cape Town. Kritzinger Architects have designed two unique villas for the site which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and Lions Head.

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August 2020

We are excited to have attained Building Plan Approval to build two villas on a vacant site in Camps Bay. Ground works and site preparation will start at the end of this month and construction of the villas will commence in October.

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July 2020

A beach cottage designed by Kritzinger Architects is featured on the cover of the July-August 2020 issue of ELLE Decoration France. The cottage is located in a small historic hamlet on the shores of the Langebaan Lagoon. The existing dwelling was refurbished and re-imagined to offer a "fresh" contemporary take on traditional fisherman cottages in the area.

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June 2020

Kritzinger Architects have completed a concept design for a new beachfront villa in Panama. Set within a lush tropical setting, the design features a main dwelling and three casitas. All existing trees have been retained.

 

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May 2020

We wish to assure our clients and correspondents that Kritzinger Architects is, and will, continue to operate during this period of uncertainty due to the Coronavirus. We are working remotely and are set up with all the necessary technology to continue working as normal. Our aim at all times is to keep our clients dreams alive!

 

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April 2020

Drawings have been submitted to the City of Cape Town for Local Authority approval for two villas on a vacant site in Camps Bay, Cape Town. Construction is programmed to begin mid 2020.