Volume 9 (Cocoon) – Winter 2023
Introducing a preview of ‘Dune House’, a home that pays reverence to the space it occupies. It’s a timber structure by KLG Architects that gently sits above the sand, leaving the surrounding indigenous grasses and bushes unscathed
Architecture by KLG Architects Photography by Warren Heath Art direction & Styling by Charl Francois Edwards Styling by Storm Ross Words by Terri de Sousa a LOOKBOOK Studio production
A plain timber boardwalk, almost identical to the public footpaths you find along the Kogelberg coastline, leans towards the house. The sound of the wooden planks underfoot and the smell of the salty shrubs are familiar cues of what is to come: the beach and, nestled beside it, a structure that rests on the contours of the dune… Watch the video below to step inside this home in Betty’s Bay.
Video by Deon Lourens / Hudson and Meadow a LOOKBOOK Studio Production
‘Dune House’ forms part of this winter edition’s thematic link to homes, cabins, pods connected to nature, and all things cosy. Discover ‘Dune house’, the Betty’s Bay timber home of Michel, Saskia and Lukas, by Geoff George of KLG Architects on p90 of Volume 9 (Cocoon).