elmo swart architects: wright conversion

I have not posted any domestic architecture for some time but as it’s where we live…. I found this interesting transformation  of a traditionally based house into a contemporary icon by elmo swart architects in durban, south africa


‘wright conversion’ by elmo swart architects in durban, south africa
all images courtesy elmo swart architects

‘wright conversion’ by south african architects elmo swart architects is an expansion project to
a three-bedroom thatch cottage in durban, south africa. including the addition of a new bedroom,
two studies, a multi-use entertainment space and an art gallery, the design features a continuous
surface that wraps around the structure to form a fluid floor, wall and roof form.

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