Sunday, October 17, 2010

Imposing approach

Kersefontein's homestead has the traditional 18th century grand approach, the beautifully crafted front door, sash windows and shutters - such a rapid transition via Edwardian into today's "modernism" - but I have to add that Kersefontein, like many others of its time, was practical and comfortable, and a lot "greener" than many that were built in the interim.

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