Old Cape Quarter, a popular retail destination in the vibrant neighbourhood of De Waterkant in Cape Town, is undergoing an extensive refurbishment.
Developed by Tower Property Fund and designed by dhk Architects, the complex is being revitalised into a mixed-use hub including new retail and office spaces as well as 55 luxury apartments and penthouses.
redevelopment includes the partial demolition of the existing building to
strengthen its structure and enable the insertion of a modern four-storey
residential component. Showcasing a modern aesthetic, the new masonry building
will feature punctured openings, steel balustrades and timber shutters with the
penthouse level clad in Rheinzink. Each apartment will display clean,
contemporary lines with floor-to-ceiling windows and timber flooring. The
parking, office and retail spaces will be refurbished to a high standard with
the size of the office floor plate increased and the retail and restaurant
courtyard, which sits at the heart of the development, will be activated
through the creation of a new green oasis with flanking and cascading planted
terraces. An attractive timber brise-soleil will hold the edge of the courtyard
on the northern side while providing a visual barrier between public and
With completion set for December 2020, the reimagined Old Cape Quarter will be a stylish addition to the district.
Visit www.oldcapequarter.co.za for more information. For residential sales contact Karen Muller at firstname.lastname@example.org and for retail or office lettings contact St John Gardner at email@example.com.