Shirley Wayne Architect is a boutique residential architectural and interior design practice specializing in designing and renovating private homes in Cape Town. We offer a personal service, passionate design, attention to detail and a customized design experience. With us, you can expect a pleasant journey throughout the design and building process, while creating a unique design that meets the needs and desires for your new home.
At Shirley Wayne Architect, we strive to provide each client with the best possible experience. We understand that every project is unique and requires individual attention, which is why we take the time to get to know each client. Shirley has extensive experience working with both local and international clients. We provide a creative and comprehensive approach to every project that best meets the needs of our clients, and we beleive regular open communication throughout the process gives the best design results. Shirley has experience working in London and the Netherlands, and has enjoyed working on projects in Cape Town for local and European clients from Holland, Sweden, Germany and Poland.
The House Ekbergh is a stunning mid-century design located in a majestic setting, with warm materials and organic shapes that nestles perfectly on the site and responds respectfully to the breathtaking natural setting. The renovation of this old spanish-style home has been tastefully re-designed and sculpted, making it a comfortable, inviting and iconic home.
This seaside holiday home is designed to maximize on views and open plan living, creating a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere. The large family kitchen is perfect for entertaining, with warm natural materials, neutral colours and tones, natural textures, and soft edges and curves. The holiday home seamlessly opens out to beautiful inviting outdoor living and dining spaces, making the most of the beautiful seaside location.
House Gardiner, located on Steenberg Golf Estate, is an incredible transformation of a dated dark home into a living space that maximizes on view and open plan living. It boasts a beautifully landscaped courtyard cleverly providing natural light throughout the home and classic contemporary detailing reflecting the cape dutch vernacular in a simple modern timeless way. A highlight of this home is its beautiful farm-style kitchen, a perfect combination of classic charm and modern convenience.
House Blackwood is a stunning renovation and refurbishment of a New York style loft in a secluded forest on the slopes of Table Mountain. Shirley worked closely with the creative clients to design each unique space, including bespoke joinery and original, designer pieces. The tranquil and peaceful pool and terrace provide a peaceful respite from the warm atmospheric interior spaces, opening up to the natural setting.