Built in the style of a fortified Manor House, nestled amongst mature trees in a large easy to maintain garden, comprising lawns, mainly indigenous plants and thousands of clivia in the shaded areas. The property is 5,022 ha in extent (12.5 acres).
This immaculate, master built, character, double storey home is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, lined with an avenue of Pin Oak trees. The impressive home is perched on a hill, with magnificent views of a beautiful valley, cane fields and the ocean on a clear day. With no passing traffic and no verges to maintain, this is an equestrian lifestyle property, away from the madding crowd, with total peace, and an abundance of birdlife, fauna and flora.
The property slopes down to a beautiful level valley, bounded by two streams. Most of the property is covered in grassland with the natural indigenous forest mainly bordering the streams. The indigenous forest is the habitat of bush buck, duiker and local birdlife and lends itself to fantastic outrides for the avid equestrian.
The supply of water from two natural springs, and two streams and the four to five acres of good land, provides this property with the potential for so many uses. Agriculture, Stud farming horses or other livestock, Nursery etc. or with ample space for the construction of Dressage/Show Jumping arenas, cross country/derby course, paddocks, small dams or just open grazing.
Although there are neighbours, this property enjoys total privacy and no possibility of any building that could appear to obscure the views.
The area has an excellent Farm Watch, with Farm Watch Radio connectivity, Blue Security 24 hrs and designated car in the area from 6pm – 6am. The property has CCTV cameras all round.
The double volume entrance hall welcomes guests with a beautiful Oak Staircase and floors giving a warm feeling. A formal lounge on the left wing leads into a second TV lounge and fantastic Oak Pub which leads onto the large, cosy sun room with incredible, peaceful views of the valley leading onto the sparkling pool and outside entertainment area. The formal dining room on the right wing leads into the well equipped Oak kitchen, with a large pantry, scullery and laundry room with a spacious enclosed court yard leading into a double automated garage.
Upstairs, the house has four large carpeted bedrooms (5th is currently a study, but can be a 5th bedroom), all with magnificent views. Three bathrooms, with one being Family bathroom and two being ensuite.
Outbuildings include five 3.2 x 4m stables, a large shed for horse box and hay / feed storage, a 1 bedroom cottage with shower and toilet (currently used as domestic helpers quarters), 2 room Groom’s cottage with a Shower and toilet.
Do not miss this opportunity to purchase a beautiful home in this sought after equestrian area for an excellent price.