Owsthorne House, Lions River District

    AMAFA (Contact Person)
    (033) 394 6543 (Telephone)
    (033) 342 6097 (Fax)
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Physical Address

Farm Bosch Hoek 973
Lions River

Postal Address

PO Box 2685
Pietermaritzburg 3200


The farmhouse was built in 1882 by William Charles Shaw, the eldest son of William Robinson Shaw, one of the famous Shaw brothers who came to Natal in the 1880's. The farmhouse was declared a national monument in 1989.