Basic Site Details

Name: Valkenberg Asylum
City or county: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Psychiatric hospital  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11892   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectA1892  
Item 2 of 4George WilsonArchitectA1892  
Item 3 of 4Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1892  
Item 4 of 4Harry Sidon (sometimes erroneously spelt Siddon) GreavesArchitectB1892 Supervising architect for Sydney Mitchell


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of Website of artefacts, for the recording of South African buildingsAccessed 2009

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection SMW 1890/25/1