“A retired couple from Hornlee in Knysna say money doesn’t have to stand in the way of living in your dream home, no matter what your financial status. According to them, all you need is a little creativity.
Philip and Florence Davids turned their government subsidised, 5m x 6m “hop huisie” into a four-bedroom home complete with a deck looking out over their neighbourhood with nothing but a dream of comfort and a limited budget.
The couple, who lived as backyarders for years until they were selected as beneficiaries in a Hornlee West housing development 14 years ago, say they are proud of the “wooden palace” they have built over the past decade…”
Read the full article by Tammy Petersen on News 24 – ‘Retired Knysna Couple Live Their Dream in Wooden Palace’.