The relationship between architecture and the environment is a complex interaction of site, technology, climate, building materials and the home owner and this affinity is gradually assuming more importance as we move towards a defined alliance with nature.

The emphasis worldwide is towards ‘sustainable design’ and architects and town planners are working together to assess the impact of buildings on the site’s environment. As such, the language of Architecture at Lake Brenton is a direct response to the planning and development conditions defined by the Town Planning Code of the Local Authority.
  • Design your own home

  • Choose your own Architect

  • Use your own Builder

  • Choose when you build with NO time limits

  • Live your own Lifestyle

lake brenton resort architectural guidelines

You may design your own home provided that it conforms to the architectural guidelines and the Knysna Municipality’s approval conditions and that the unit plans are approved bu the Lake Brenton Estate Review Committee and the Knysna Municipality’s Aesthetics Committee.