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the make-over of Shanty 21

Posted on Feb 27, 2015 | 2 comments

When our children were still in school they formed a band and,  as you know, a band needs to practice. When you grow up in a house that is...

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About us

Posted on Jan 11, 2015 | 0 comments

In 1994 we moved from Namibia to a town called George on the Garden Route in South Africa – we found this wonderful property,first...

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Posted on Jan 9, 2015 | 0 comments

The grounds on which Fairview stands was first registered in 1864 in the names of Messrs. Swemmer and Meyer, directors of the first bank...

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Living in a listed building

Posted on Jun 12, 2014 | 0 comments

We bought Fairview in 1994 and took up the challenge to restore this historic George landmark. People often express their surprise that we...

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