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New this week: 11 stunning South African homes

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South African homes don't need to be dull, dreary and outdated. These 11 awesome houses are fresh and fantastic, with modern fixtures and contemporary architecture are sleek and attractive, creating the perfect sophisticated environment for a growing family. 

A designer home with elegance and attractive charm may just be the perfect fit to suit your lifestyle, so whether it's a fascinating outdoor garden, a pretty swimming pool or even a pleasant terrace to enjoy the sunset on a warm summer day, our feature today showcases some of the most vibrant homes on the street.

1. Fresh and fascinating

A home with a lovely outdoor presence is always striking and you cannot go wrong with an azure blue swimming pool either.

2. Grassy garden

A double storey home with a spacious garden and so much gorgeous greenery means your house will have another level of attractive charm and modernity.

3. On the hill

Container house: modern Houses by A4AC Architects
A4AC Architects

Container house

A4AC Architects

A home on the hill is great for over-looking the stunning South African landscape. This one surely has a modern design that is equally eye-catching.

4. Simplicity

modern Houses by homify
homify

Lodge Gregory,

homify

Here's another example of a brilliant patio that is filled with elements of simplicity.

5. Textured

House Eye of Africa Golf & Residential Estate II: modern Houses by Metako Projex
Metako Projex

House Eye of Africa Golf & Residential Estate II

Metako Projex

A modern home with a textured stone wall adds a different element of nature to the exterior.

6. Tones

House Elton Hill: modern Houses by Metako Projex
Metako Projex

House Elton Hill

Metako Projex

It's amazing what two contrasting colours can do to a minimalist architecture! It's absolutely striking from all angles.

7. Sunlight

A roof design such as this will enhance the sunlight throughout the day, while offering unprecedented views of the evolving skyline.

8. Illumination

Salida del Sol Morningside: modern Houses by Flaneur Architects
Flaneur Architects

Salida del Sol Morningside

Flaneur Architects

It's vital to consider illumination when designing your modern home, light the way to your entrance or even add some spotlights for added safety and security.

9. White walls

Salida del Sol Morningside: modern Houses by Flaneur Architects
Flaneur Architects

Salida del Sol Morningside

Flaneur Architects

White walls is a wonderful option for a home that is tasteful and trendy.

10. Brick it

Salida del Sol Morningside: modern Houses by Flaneur Architects
Flaneur Architects

Salida del Sol Morningside

Flaneur Architects

Brick your ground and your home will always look neat and tidy from all perspectives.

11. Cute and quaint

​Contemporary Farm house : country Houses by Gottsmann Architects
Gottsmann Architects

​Contemporary Farm house

Gottsmann Architects

The final one storey home we visit has a quaint demeanour, but it's also sophisticated in its own right, making it aesthetically appealing too. Need more inspiration? How about these 7 home entrance ideas for you to copy?

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