This is a most exclusive property situated high on the Northern slope of the Roodekrans hill close to the Botanical Gardens, where the black eagles often pay a flying visit. Obviously the views are most amazing!
The feature entrance hall has picturistic windows allowing sunlight to brighten up the day and starlight to guide you in the night-showing off the views to the North, South, East and West!
The feature roof is totally cladded with solid wood on the interior. 4 of the master bedrooms are en-suite and the fifth would be a bedroom, study, 2 lounges, hobby room, etc. plus a separate bathroom adjacent.
The upstairs verandah and downstairs patio make this home a haven where fresh air, peace and tranquillity prevail.
The downstairs kitchen and cosy family room are open-plan. The kitchen is equipped with fitted appliances dressed in solid wood. The open-plan living areas downstairs comprise of a masterly crafted bar with fridges, a superb wine cellar, a circular dining room, plus 2nd dining area, a games room with full billiard table. 3 Fireplaces are placed to enhance and warm the cold winters. The open-plan patio downstairs is where all the braais and fun and entertaining takes place. To round off, the romantically placed rim-flow pool will put you into the mood for fun and laughter! Added to the above is a 85 KVA generator, irrigation, underfloor heating. The security system is top notch with 2 camera systems, beams and sensors, electrified perimeters, CCV camera system, as well as thermo infra red cameras.
This property is most exclusive and viewing is by appointment only, for qualified and discerned buyers.
Lifestyle on these smallholdings is exciting and fun filled. You have the best of two worlds with the pleasures of farm life on the one hand and the luxuries of city life on the other hand. Enjoy having horses ducks, geese, chickens laying eggs daily, sheep, a cow or two for your daily milk, a pond with fish, a large store for the your small tractor and farm equipment, owl boxes with owls, an aviary with birdsong all day, an orchard filled with fruit tress, a large vegetable and herb garden. Your children can enjoy their own cricket pitch, tennis or squash court, olympic pool, kiddies play area and jungle gyms.
Also build and equip your own private gym, sauna and steam bath.
For the cherry on the top, design and build your own family chapel on these large well treed stands.
The added benefit of living in this area is that the Walter Sisulu National Botanical gardens is on your doorstep for daily walks, jogs, picnics, a quiet moment, a visit to the Witpoortjie waterfall, a lunch in the park, bird watching in the bird hide, enjoying the outside gym area, meeting friends, viewing the Black Eagles in flight or on their nest at the waterfall, taking the kids to the play area and teaching them to observe and enjoy nature with all its attributes.
For the more energetic there is the international athletic stadium and country club with golf course as well as the Planet Fitness Gym.
The newly built Netcare Hospital which will be fully operational in the near future.
The Poortview Life Rehabilitation Hospital.
Shops: Featherbrooke Village, Ruimsig Boulevard, Cradle Stone Mall, Clearwater Mall, Gateway Village.
Government Schools: Semi-private: Muldersdrift Primary School, Ridegvale Primary School, Helderkruin and Roodekrans Primary Schools.
University: Monash International University.