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PEROLD

Maretha Perold  |  M Arch Prof UP  |  Pr Arch SACAP

purpose /ˈpəːpəs/

noun

the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists

"The purpose of Architecture is to improve human life: create timeless, free, joyous spaces. Spaces as varied

as life itself and as sensible as nature in deriving from a main idea and flowering into a beautiful entity."

- John Lautner

purpose

presence /ˈprɛz(ə)ns/

noun

the state or fact of existing, occurring, or being present

“…a presence in architecture which is so silent and self evident, not a pretentious form that talks to you,

but  something which glows from inside…not meaning but being, something should be and not mean.” 

- Peter Zumthor

presence

permanence /ˈpəːmənəns/

noun

the state or quality of lasting

durability of architecture on thought and memory – architecture as event

durability of architecture on resistance to decay and depletion of resources – sustainable architecture

durability of value to the user – flexibility in design

- Perold Architects Ethos

permanence

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

materiality

THE VILLA
THE VILLA

dementia care facility

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

CONSTANTIA
CONSTANTIA

residential refurbishment and additions

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

light and shadow

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

CONSTANTIA
CONSTANTIA

residential refurbishment and additions

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

texture

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

form

THE VILLA
THE VILLA

dementia care facility

CONSTANTIA
CONSTANTIA

residential refurbishment and additions

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

contrast

ZONNEBLOEM
ZONNEBLOEM

residential refurbishment

CONSTANTIA
CONSTANTIA

residential refurbishment and additions

INSPIRATION
INSPIRATION

pattern

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ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES

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ADDITIONAL SERVICES

INTERIOR DESIGN  |  HERITAGE & CONSERVATION  |  DEVELOPMENT STUDIES  |  PROJECT MANAGEMENT

PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECT'S SERVICES

FULL SERVICE STAGES 1-6  |  PARTIAL SERVICE AS REQUIRED

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-  Brief

-  Site Analysis

-  Rights Constraints

-  Budget

-  Timeline

-  Required Consultants

-  Contracting

-  Energy Efficiency Calcs

-  NBR Compliance

-  Local Authority Compliance

-  Heritage

-  Demolition Permits

-  Land Use Approvals

-  Plan Approvals

-  Initial Design

-  3D Massing

-  Conceptual Images

-  High-level Costing

-  High-Level Program

-  Construction Drawings

-  Detail Drawings

-  Review Shop Drawings

-  Inspection of Works

-  Contract & Site Instructions

-  Coordination of Disciplines

-  Conformity to Contract

-  Detailed 3D Models

-  Technical Drawings

-  Specifications

-  Consultants’ Coordination

-  Tender Drawings & Documents

-  Completion Documents

-  Compliance Certificates

-  Guarantees

-  Maintenance Manuals

-  As-Built Drawings

  CONCEPT & VIABILITY      

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

DOCUMENTATION & PROCUREMENT

CONSTRUCTION

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TESTIMONIALS

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MENTOR

“I had the pleasure of mentoring and working with Maretha both during her student internship and her architectural candidacy. In both cases I found her to be eager to learn and apply herself to the architectural profession through her high work ethic, professional demeanour and flair for design and perfection.”
- RENE GRUBERT
Director, MLB Architects

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CLIENT

“It was fantastic working with Maretha on our extension and renovation, she brought her creative flare and mixed it perfectly with our (often changing) ideas. We also really appreciated her attention to detail and her ability to hold contractors accountable to her plans, which ensured the process was mostly stress-free and a result that exceeded our expectations. Thank you, we love our new home.”
- CRAIG & SANDRA TODD
Owners, House Constantia Hills

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CLIENT

"I have been fortunate enough to work with Perold Architects on more than one occasion and I am always struck by their dedication and commitment to truly understanding the needs of us as the client. Maretha is simply one of those people that, when she is involved, you have complete peace of mind.”
- WERNER LAUBSCHER
CEO, Nazareth House