Read more: amazingarchitecture.com/houses/beyond-residence-in-cape-town-south-africa-by-saota Beyond is a contemporary setting for life and art, where the full comfort of a modernhome is potently married to an elemental architecture drawn from its dramatic setting.
Perched on the shoulders of Lion’s Head, the home, designed by SAOTA, springs from a steep hillside that drops off to the famous sequence of Clifton’s white beaches to the Twelve Apostles beyond. Entry from Nettleton Road - the most sought-after street in SouthAfrica - gives a carefully composed impression of four lower stories with tantalising glimpses of two more levels towering above.
A short film shot and conceptualised for the architecture firm, SAOTA.
Stefan Antoni narrates the story of Beyond, a private residence in Cape Town.