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November 2019

Work is progressing well on our new residential dwelling in Higgovale, Cape Town.  The first floor slab has been cast and formwork is expected be stripped by the end of this month. We are can't wait to see the large 4m cantilevered slab exposed in its full glory! 

 

October 2019

Kritzinger Architects have completed the refurbishment of a beach cottage in Churchhaven, South Africa. The photograph shows the handmade rattan pendant lights and open kitchen shelving. The cottage will be photographed and published early next year. More to follow.

 

September 2019

Kritzinger Architects have been appointed to design a retreat on the banks of the Klein Rivier Lagoon near Stanford in the Western Cape. Inspired by Arthur Ransome's book "Coot Club", the project aims to build on the environmentalist theme of the book where one can re-kindle the spirit-of-adventure in all of us by enjoying the simple things in life, and where children can run free and enjoy a back-to-basics lifestyle of sailing, hiking and the general outdoors. The lifestyle retreat will comprise of five accommodation units and a communal club house set along the waters edge.

 

August 2019

Kritzinger Architects have won an invited competition to design a new double dwelling on a vacant site in Camps Bay, Cape Town. We have been formally appointed to commence work in September 2019.

 

July 2019

Kritzinger Architects are delighted to have been appointed to design a new apartment building in Fresnaye, Cape Town. 

 

June 2019

Refurbishment work at our Churchhaven beach house is progressing well. The new Larch timber ceiling structure has been installed. Walls have been stripped of plaster and the exposed brickwork painted to complement the new timber ceiling.

 

May 2019

Our first concept sketch for a new getaway project located in a nature reserve approximately two hours from Cape Town. We are delighted to have been selected as Architects for this unique development opportunity.

 

April 2019

Planning permission has been granted for the construction of a new home in Higgovale, Cape Town. Construction is due to commence next month.

 

March 2019

Our Lagoon Cottage samples ready for client approval. The project is going well and will be ready for handover in August this year.

 

February 2019

We are delighted to have been appointed to design a new beach house in Pottebakkery, a secluded fishing village located on the shores of the Langebaan Lagoon in the West Coast National Park near Cape Town

 

January 2019

The refurbishment of a Lagoon Cottage is currently underway in the historic hamlet of Churchhaven. The project is due for completion August 2019.

 

December 2018

Concept model in progress for a new contemporary home in Higgovale, Cape Town. Building plans have been submitted to the City of Cape Town for approval. Construction is programmed to begin mid 2019.

 

November 2018

Planning permission has been granted for the complete refurbishment of an existing cottage on the shores of the Langebaan Lagoon. Construction will begin in January 2019.

 

October 2018

We are delighted to have been appointed to design a new contemporary home in the leafy suburb of Higgovale, Cape Town. The site has an existing dwelling on it, half of which will be retained and reconfigured to include 3 Bedrooms, while the other half of the existing structure will be demolished to include a large open plan kitchen, dining and living room which overlook a new terrace and pool. The site has a well established garden and offers spectacular views over the city bowl.

 

September 2018

Kritzinger Architects have been commissioned to design a new three bedroom home in Brussels, Belgium. Concept models and sketches are underway.

 

August 2018

Kritzinger Architects work on Sir Richard Branson's Manor House is featured in the August issue of Conde Nast House & Garden. 

 

July 2018

Our new Lake House project is taking shape in the office. We are in the process of preparing detail design drawings and aim to go out to tender later this year. The three bedroom "pavilion" building is set on the edge of a lake in the Franschhoek Valley and is designed to be as transparent as possible to encapsulate the magnificent views.  

 

June 2018

Kritzinger Architects have been approached to redesign a fisherman cottage in the hamlet of Churchhaven. The cottage is located on the water's edge overlooking the Langebaan Lagoon in the West Coast National Park.

 

May 2018

Local stone is being collected for the construction of our new Lake House building which will be located on the spectacular site below.

 

April 2018

Groundwork has been prepared for the construction of a three bedroom "Lake House" on a wine farm in Franschhoek. The site is located on the edge of a lake and offers spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. The villa will be constructed of natural stone and timber which has been collected on the farm for building purposes.  

 

March 2018

Kritzinger Architects have been appointed to design a new 140m2  beach house for a family in the fishing hamlet of Churchaven. The site is located within the West Coast National Park along the on the edge of the Langebaan Lagoon. The new dwelling will be designed in accordance with Provincial Policy documents in order to preserve the sense of place and distinctive character of the local vernacular.

 

February 2018

Construction of La Grange Cottage in the Cape Wineland's town of Franschhoek is complete. The client has moved in and is absolutely delighted with the outcome of his new home!

 

January 2018

Finishing touches to a new house in Plettenberg Bay are underway. The four bedroom home is located on an exclusive residential estate and is due for completion at the end of the month.

 

December 2017

Kritzinger Architects have been commissioned to design a new apartment building in Bantry Bay, Cape Town. The building is set in a lush garden setting and will comprise of 6 luxury apartments with sea and mountain views. Communal facilities will include a gym, spa and pool.