Private

  • Riverton Mews
  • Riverton Mews
2015
Makeka Design Lab was appointed to design a low cost housing development located in Elsie’s River. The development comprises of sixteen two and three bedroom units surrounding a child friendly communal garden. The development is ideally located just off the main business corridor within easy...
2012
Set against the breathtaking backdrop and the rich viniculture tradition of the Franschhoek Valley, the Leopard’s Leap Wine Estate provides a contemporary home for the innovative Leopard’s Leap Wine brand. The existing building was converted and extended to host a range of activities, paying homage...
For the client, in the Waterfall Country Estate, the design of the house sought to create an outdoor spaces, protected from the wind, and lifted above the immediate road level. The living spaces were planned with open visual connections through and across the home.
2010
In juxtaposing the ‘classical’ appearance of the existing house with a horizontally orientated building element, the addition expresses the delight of a contemporary lifestyle. Forming the new backbone of the house, the new First Floor accompanies the contour of the site and exposes the length of...
2009
The client required their compact house in Pinelands, Cape Town to be enlarged and modernised in order to accommodate a growing family. The strategy was to open up the ground floor in order to connect the front garden with the back and to add a second storey that would capitalize on a previously...
2009
The Apartments is a contemporary interpretation of Traditional housing in and around Lesotho.  Where natural earth tones and patterns are combined and contrasted with primary colours.  The apartments were designed to be built on an erf with existing house in order to generate an additional income...