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The design of this sophisticated house was inspired by an antique door

11 August 2019 - 00:02 By Graham Wood/Bureaux

The design of Christian van der Walt and Anli Jones's Johannesburg home began with a door. The pair came across a tall, narrow, wrought-iron chateau door in an antique shop near where they lived. The door was rusted, had lost its glass and had no handles, but it awakened a vision.

"We thought, this is great," says Anli. "How do we make it work?"..

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