Live a life of luxury in a home that exceeds all expectations set in a park-like flowing terraced garden with its own olive groves and 2 private dams. Situated in the prestigious Winelands Estate - an authentic working wine & olive estate with 24 hour security, nestled in the very sought after valley between Franschoek and Paarl.
This magnificent private retreat is arguably the most exclusive Winelands residence, setting a new standard for luxury homes in the estate and region. It boasts extravagance, but well thought out proportions with breathtaking unrivaled mountain views all year round from every window and viewpoint.
This luxurious double storey residence has top of the range finishes throughout the home from carefully selected chandelier light fittings and solid wooden floors, to a state of the art music/lighting and security system controlled by the touch of a finger. No detail has been overlooked in this amazing home.
The home features an impressive double-volume entrance hall, turning either to the completely private guestroom en-suite or the abundantly adorned lounges and living rooms, which flow into the large kitchen. Adjacent to the kitchen is an extensive scullery with locker facilities for all the children's sporting gear, flowing into a large media room for creative and active endeavors.
A sweeping light-infused double volume staircase leads the way upstairs to a comfortable large pajama lounge overlooking the gardens and mountain ranges. It has a own well equipped kitchenette for lazy family evenings. The large private study is slightly tucked away from the pyjama lounge. A double adorned hallway flows out of the pyjama lounge to the four spacious en-suite bedrooms all with walk in closets. The ample luxurious main bedroom en suite includes a sitting area with its own balcony and fireplace. The large concrete flat balcony of the sonsâ€™ bedroom features a synthetic pitch for cricket or any other outdoor activities.
The well planned spacious open plan flow of the living/dining rooms and lounge areas with complete stack away doors on both sides of the lounge and family room. It leads to the carefully designed undercover entertainment areas with beautiful pergolas around the pool and park-like gardens â€“ boasting hidden away picnic spots throughout the garden. The spacious patios and pergolas exude atmosphere and sophistication with a built in braai & pizza oven to ensure that every family or executive occasion is a lasting memory. With the help of the state of the art lighting and music systems any mood could be set right through the house. The pool has a retractable cover and there is a storeroom for all the pool items as well as a storeroom for all the garden items.
The large farm style gourmet kitchen has a wonderful French country flair atmosphere with its own built-in open fireplace/braai and dining room set with beautiful views over the gardens and mountains - all flowing to the living and lounge areas and wrap-around patios. Ideally located for entertaining. This versatile and sophisticated home is perfectly designed both for family and executive living.
This home has so many special features:
A separately designed and built storeroom for all camping and sporting gear with an additional separate coded rodent free storeroom.
The well-equipped cottage outside the kitchen serves as the house assistantâ€™s quarters. Special solar powered motorized gadget to clean the algae from the dams. The home has double glazed windows, insulated walls, underfloor heating and air-conditioning throughout the entire home. The garden has an abundance of water-wise plants with 200 rose trees.
To save water and electricity the home makes use of solar panels and a specially designed geyser.
The property has access via the original farm's water quota to the Berg River's irrigation water - relaying in a water account of only about R1 700 even in the middle of summer for a garden size of close to a hectare.