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36 High Street, Grahamstown

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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History: These two buildings form an integral part of a unique row of semi-detached double-storeyed shops whose façades feature a combination of Free Renaissance, neo-Classical and Georgian styles, blending to form a harmonious architectural feature in High Street, which contains a unique collection of late-nineteenth century residential and commercial buildings.
Visual Description: Originally double storey palazzo design with cornice and parapet. Round headed sash windows and round headed openings tp ground floor. Later shopfronts.
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Catalogue: Radford 1989 (a), No: E.10, Significance Category:

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BASICALLY A REBUILD OF 1894/95. THE PRESENT BUILDING IS SIX BAYS OF A NINE BAY BUILDING. NO. 38 IS THE REMAINING THREE BAYS. VERANDAH IS LATER C1900. Bibliography archive:
 
 

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