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Tuynhuys is a futuristic new apartment block in Cape Town’s old legal district – replacing a faux Cape Dutch utility building whose false provenance scared off other would-be developers.

Set in a stoic row of Victorians, this exuberant high-rise proves that modern innovation is possible, and desirable, in even the most sensitive locations. Whilst the playful new tower respects its neighbours, it is no shrinking violet and its svelte muscular curves aim to be at least as attractive as its surroundings.

Read the full article here | Architect and Builder | September 2020

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