Resources

Since fostering research into vernacular architecture and environments is one of VASSA’s aims, we offer a range of links that might assist you.
We welcome suggestions of relevant additions, please send them to: info@vassa.org.za

The Heritage Portal has archived a number of VASSA founder
James Walton’s illustrated articles:  
Soap houses of the Karoo
Mariendahl Brewery – one of South Africa’s finest industrial monuments 
Some early Piquetberg farms – illustrated by Johannes Cornelius Poortermans
Corbelled Houses – Stone Beehive Dwellings in the North-Western Cape 

The Heritage Portal also has a detailed listing of like-minded organisations / preservation groups / heritage resources: Look over this helpful list

 

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