An overview of House Cairns in Swaanswyk, South Africa



  • Location: Swaanswyk
  • Decorator: Janet Pavior
  • Landscape Designer: Garden Vision

The trapezium-shaped site presented several challenges, with the slope, North point, view and prevailing winds all being at odds with one another.  For this reason, various aspects and courtyards were created to provide sunlight and protection from the different prevailing winds.