This magnificent family home is one of only five situated in a discreet security estate in lower Fernwood, enjoying beautiful mountain views and centrally situated for schools and amenities. Built in 2009, no expense has been spared in producing a large double storey home with a delightful private garden, ideally suited for an executive lifestyle, yet at the same time exuding comfortable homeliness in its gracious living areas and wonderfully laid out bedroom suites. One enters the house into a beautiful open plan area, but laid out to clearly identify a most magnificent French kitchen with impressive breakfast table, fitted La Clave gas stove and adjoining scullery area, a dining and casual seating area with magnificent stone fireplace , as well as a formal lounge area with exposed light oak roof beams, central fireplace and built in bookshelves. This open area in turn leads through to a delightful mountain-facing and exceptionally sunny conservatory, bordered by a private pool on one side (with solar heating) , and an enclosed lawned garden on the other. The ground floor also offers direct access to an extra large double garage, as well as a delightful guest room with tiled bathroom and large frameless shower. Towards the mountain side, a wing of the house is devoted to a family/TV room, a beautifully fitted bathroom and a mountain facing bedroom with ample built-in-cupboard space and plenty of light. This bedroom suite is mirrored by an identical suite upstairs. An ornate staircase leads one up to an upstairs landing, off which there is a unique study nook situated behind folding wooden doors, as well as a superbly appointed flatlet above the garage, with own external access, and boasting a neat kitchenette, lovely bathroom, and bedroom of very good proportions. The master bedroom is entered through a very generous walk-through dressing room, past a small bathroom with shower. The bedroom itself is of magnificent proportions, with double volume ceilings, grand ironwork chandelier, gas fireplace and a roll-top bath complete with two basins: all this with magnificent mountain views! Floors are done in hard wearing bamboo wood, there is air conditioning and under-floor heating throughout, Intellibus lighting system and integrated audio-visual wiring. Finishes in bathrooms and kitchen are of the finest quality. This superb home is situated in a complex with 24-hour gated security, and because there are only four similarly designed homes in the complex, one can enjoy the impression of living in the country in a most secure environment!
This part of town allows you to design with utmost freedom letting you build exactly the style of house you've been dreaming of. The best is that this suburb is becoming the most sought after position and has the greatest investment potential in the area. The town itself offers an incredibly long beach, calm waters, brilliant sailing conditions, combined with the river and wetlands which are home to all manner of birdlife including flamingoes and pelicans. If you're feeling the urge to escape from the hectic city come and have a look at what's on offer.
The spacious open-plan areas lead to the paved terrace, rim-flow pool and spa. The 'state-of-the art' kitchen has cherrywood cupboards, black granite counters and a central gas cooking unit. Panoramic views are seen from all rooms. Extras include a pizza oven, walk in strongroom, central vacuum system, underfloor heating, walk-in cold room, solar heating, huge studio and more. This stunning contemporary home, built for entertaining, is sure to impress those with an eye for luxury and style. It is situated on the slopes of the Steenberg Mountain, at the foot of Ou Kaapse Weg and offers panoramic views from False Bay to Cape Hangklip to the back of Table Mountain & Devils Peak. Silwersteen is a small private prestigious Estate adjacent to the well known Steenberg Golf Estate. The entrance hall, leads to a corner bar and spacious open-plan lounge and dining room with a large gas fireplace , open on four sides, therefore creating virtually instant heat to the whole area. The breathtaking views from the lounge become more awesome as one walks to the paved terrace and rim flow heated pool and spa. The pizza oven, tucked away in a corner, offers an alternative option to providing meals. The glass sliding doors separating the lounge and terrace, slide into the double wall thus creating the ultimate indoor/outdoor scenario. At the opposite side of the lounge, doors lead to the windfree courtyard with barbeque, and the vineyards on the mountain slopes provide an impressive backdrop. The indigenous garden is watered by a computerised watering system. Adjacent to the dining area is the smart kitchen, a chef's dream, with a central gas cooker and large extractor, which provides space to hang utensils, plus a double oven. The ample cupboards are cherrywood with black granite tops. The breakfast bar is an added convenience and the pantry and walk-in cold-room provide further luxury. Entrance to the house from one of the double garages is through the scullery. The outside door from the kitchen leads to a drying courtyard and laundry room. The domestic quarters, consisting of an ample-sized bedroom and shower room, is situated here. The master suite consists of a large bedroom offering stunning views. The en-suite has a double vanity, large shower, a separate loo and views from the corner bath. The dressing room is fitted with floor to ceiling cupboards. A separate room is convenient to be used as a study or sewing room. Downstairs offers three en-suite bedrooms all with wonderful views. Two of these bedrooms have outside doors leading to the pool terrace. The third larger bedroom has a lounge area and an outside door leading to the parking area, which makes it an ideal guest suite. Upstairs there is another vast living space, leading to a balcony, with a shower room, ideal to be used as a huge studio, work area, billiard room or even as a guest suite. Throughout the home the flooring is top of the range Travertine tiles and top quality carpeting, in a light shade of stone, thus giving an additional feeling of space and uniformity. Luxury features include a walk-in strongroom, wine cellar, underfloor heating throughout, solar heating, central vacuum system, ceiling fans in all bedrooms, 4 hotwater cylinders, excellent security and much more. This property is a must-see for the most discerning buyer, looking for privacy and splendid views in this most reputable location. Steenberg is the oldest farm in South Africa, with Simon van der Stel leasing 25 morgen to Catharina Ras ( also known as the Widow Ras) in 1685 and she obtained legal title in 1688, enabling her to 'cultivate,plough and sow.' The beautiful buildings have been restored and two of Cape Town's premier restaurants viz. Catharina's and Bistro Sixteen62 are on site. Other wineries in the area are Uitsig, Buitenverwagting, Klein Constantia, all with award winning restaurants. Two upmarket shopping centres, Steenberg Village and Const
This magnificent architecturally designed home is situated on the most prestigious site in Arabella. Offering spectacular views of the 18th tee and lagoon. This 4 bedroomed home has a magnificent split level entertainment area with panoramic views of the lagoon and sea. Golf and an international Spa are an added bonus.
The Majestic Hotel was built in Kalk Bay village in the 1930's, and was saved from slipping into obscurity when in 2004 it became the nucleus for the most imaginative development of 73 architect-designed sectional title homes, each with its own particular character and views, but all enjoying the beauty and charm of Kalk Bay village and the beautiful False Bay. This particular townhouse is positioned up at the back of the complex, so enjoys both quietness, and elevation, with views across False bay from both the ground and upper floor terraces. Situated on the top two floors of the Majestic building, and accessed by both a graceful coir carpeted stairway as well as a glass-sided lift, this townhouse boasts beautiful wooden floors, original inside arches, high ceilings and an extensive black-and-white tiled terrace which commands the greatest views of the entire False Bay Harbour across to the mountains at Gordon's Bay and Hangklip. A vast open plan living and dining room area with doors opening out onto the terrace is flanked across the entrance hallway by two large en suite guest bedrooms, one with a pedestal bath and large shower with quaint porthole window, the other with a luxurious open plan bath and large sash windows enjoying both northern and western light. Also on this side is a magnificent wooden floored open plan kitchen with ample kitchen units on either side, gas hob and electric oven, as well as its own verandah offering splendid mountainside views. On the sea side at the end of the hallway is the master bedroom, unashamedly large, which also opens out onto the seaside terrace. This room is carpeted in coir and boasts an original red-brick corner fireplace, now converted to gas, and a huge bathroom with bath and shower, enjoying lovely north facing views up along the coast. Quaint wooden stairs lead one upstairs to a landing with a lovely family room/study area with large Dormer windows offering lovely sea views. This is adjoined by a fourth en-suite bedroom, also with sea facing and northern views. A back bedroom is completed in interesting nautical style with sliding door built in cupboards, Dormer window giving wonderful mountain views, and a neat bathroom with sloping ceiling and views to the south. No expense has been spared on this grand home, and it offers comfortable living for the entire family, with plenty of entertainment space as well as special nooks and verandahs to enjoy some solitude, and to bask in the incredible natural beauty of the Kalk Bay area!
This lovely family home in the best part of Fernwood, Newlands, offers versatile family living which is well situated for the SACS and Westerford schools, as well as Springfield Convent, and the University and Cavendish shops. Situated on a secure 820 square metre stand , the front garden and pool enjoy lovely views of the mountains, overlooked by a sky-lighted entertainment area complete with indoor barbecue! Adjoining this is a large carpeted family room/ home office with built in work station and drawers. This area in turn leads into a self-contained guest flatlet complete with shower, and access to outside parking for two vehicles, secured by an automated sliding gate. The house boasts a large kitchen with lovely rosewood units and granite tops, and a scullery area extending into a large dining area with gas fireplace, all under tiles with underfloor heating. The main entrance hallway leads into this area, flanked on one side by a most comfortable carpeted living room with fireplace and fitted units, and on the other by a private study. A passage way then leads on to the bedrooms in the home: two nicely sized en-suite bedrooms with built-in-cupboards and then a most attractive main bedroom suite with a large walk-in dressing room , and a bathroom with large shower area as well as a stylish slipper bath. A most practical home in a sought after area in Cape Town.
SERIOUS SELLER! Swiss-German designed & built, this impeccable Llandudno homes offers plenty of accommodation. There are five bedrooms, three bathrooms, a study with separate entrance, double garage with direct access to the house and a very accessible driveway that offers additional off-street parking for up to 4 cars. The views are of the sea and mountains, with a patio leading down to the large blue pool & garden. There are two large storerooms underneath the house. The living areas are a lounge with fireplace and a kitchen including a small dining area. The bedrooms upstairs facing the sea open onto a balcony that runs the length of the house. The windows & doors are UPVC. There is underfloor heating in selected areas of the house. Llandudno offers a unique lifestyle of living on the doorstep of one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, with elevated positions for most homes to provide expansive sea views.
'Family palace on the hill.' Located in a top security area with the most wonderful panoramic views over the whole peninsula. This modern home is situated over 5 levels, comprising 7 bedrooms, (6 en-suite), spacious open plan kitchen and living room. 2 Further reception rooms, staff quarters, separate laundry area, double garage with direct access. All set on 1 1/2 acres with large lawn areas for children to play, heated swimming pool and slide.
This immaculate 3 - 4 bedroomed home is situated in prestigious Upper Constantia, off Rathfelder Avenue in the sought-after 'Avenues' and set in the most beautiful lush tropical garden with incredible bird life. There is easy access to the highway to town and central Claremont and within very close proximity to Constantia Shopping Village, gym and numerous popular restaurants and socializing venues. There are 3 - 4 bedrooms with laminate wooden flooring and built-in cupboards and 2 modernised bathrooms.
Cook Street, Observatory is a quiet linking street between Rochester Road and Polo Road. The houses in the street are semi detached smaller cottages and most have on street parking. The frontage of the cottage is quaintly, directly on to the pavement from where one enters a front stoep which is presently enclosed by security gating and burglar guarding. Originally built as a workman's cottage, the direct entry from the street gives rather a European feel to many of the Observatory cottages. Step directly into the lounge combined dining area. The floors are in good condition and are of pine whilst the only feature of the lounge is a fireplace which is presently not in working order. Windows throughout the home are of metal. Two very spacious bedrooms lead directly from the lounge. Both have wooden floors and metal windows but neither has built-in cupboards. Behind the lounge is a kitchen which would need complete renovation because sanitary ware and cupboards are no longer in good condition. Leading from the kitchen is a bathroom with bath and toilet. Tiles are dated but neat and this room would need to be modernised. Exiting the kitchen from the back door is a small courtyard where there is another toilet. Most of the yard is on concrete and has not been developed into an outdoor living space.
A beautifully appointed historic colonial home dating back to 1881, formerly a magnificent guests lodge. This spacious high ceiling home has been restored to its former glory. The elegance of yesterday is reflected in this spacious and comfortable urban home. Designed with minute attention to detail and stylish decor, it represents a flawless investment in our lovely peninsula. Offering grand living spaces, high pressed ceilings and molded cornices, six glamorous suites each with their own bathrooms. The ballroom size lounge has large windows allowing light into this magnificent room and also has access to the patio and rose garden which is situated at the pool. The kitchen has a French feel and is bright and breezy with ample cupboards, beautiful chandelier, work station and large breakfast room that leads onto a private secure patio. Tucked upstairs are two generous sized bedroom with built-in-cupboards and large spacious bathrooms. These two rooms have the most amazing view of the Hottentots Mountain Range. The magical English garden with secluded hideaways and jungle gyms for the children and to be completed by a sparkling pool. This property blends itself to a large family or a bed and breakfast potential.
The driveway and kitchen over look the glorious vineyards of Klein Constantia and Buitenverwachting. The living and bedrooms have panoramic views of the Kirstenbosch range. Back of Table Mountain and Devils Peak. At night it is as though you are in fairy land, the blanket of lights stretch as far as Somerset west and the Hottentots Holland. As you leave the property you have amazing views of the Constantiaberg. This is the very last property in the road, bordering the Nature reserve, the security is of the highest standard with a staff house at the entrance, electric fencing , cameras, beams and fully alarmed with one of the most sophisticated systems. This home comprises of three floors the top floor is a roof top garden, access up a spiral stair case. All the en-suite bedrooms which are tiled with a fully imported Italian tile, with heating underfoot, are north facing with doors leading to the garden. The middle floor which also has garden access from the sumptious family room with an extra large fire place. This room is connected to a large lounge, leading to an entertainers kitchen, with wrap around views, seating areas as well as a tucked away little breakfast patio where you can watch the sun rise. There is direct access from the kitchen to a courtyard and downstairs to the laundry. There is a superb guest suite and at the top of the stairs there is a perfect work from home, leading out to the top verandah. Garaging has direct access into the house for those rainy days, and the most superb feature of this wonderful family home, is the garden with its rolling lawns built in water slide straight into a large sparkling pool and quiet pockets with garden benches to take in the peacefullness and bird life and enjoying the closest you are going be to heaven on earth.
An exceptional Tudor Style Home, nestled in dazzling Cape Town's tranquil , Rural , Constantia on an almost 3000msq plot is unique in style with immense potential to develop further . It has views of both Muizenberg and Vlakkenberg Mountains which form part of the Table Mountain range . Albeit that the property is situated on a peaceful country-like lane , it's a stone throw from some of Cape Town's most elite golf courses such as Westlake and Steenberg. Wine estates such as Groot Constantia and Buitenverwachting are nearby. Within minutes you could be dining at excellent restaurants. Shopping too is very convenient with Constantia Village shopping centre around the corner. The property falls into the catchment for Sweet Valley , Constantia Waldorf and Redam Schools.
Situated on a very well maintained and quiet street on Wynberg hill, this beautifully kept townhouse has been meticulously maintained by its owners. On a stand of 223 square metres, the property offers extremely secure and private living, and even boasts covered tandem parking for two cars. An automatic irrigation system ensures that the delightful indigenous garden is correctly nurtured, and two special sliding-door store-rooms offer secure storage for bicycles, prams, gardening equipment and tools. On the ground floor, the entrance area leads into a most delightful professionally fitted kitchen, designed to discretely accommodate dishwasher, clothes washing machine and tumble dryer! The units offer superb storage space, including a very useful pull-out pantry, and the coup de grace has to be the six-plate Glem gas hob with large electric oven. A serving hatch offers the kitchen views into the adjoining open plan dining and living room area, which area is afforded pleasant views through large plate glass windows onto a brick-paved entertainment patio and the garden. A guest cloakroom is also situated on the ground floor, and a new stairway has been installed, underneath which beautiful bespoke cupboards, shelving and wine racks have been built, to offer convenient storage space for the living areas. Upstairs, the main bedroom is bright and airy, with surprisingly captivating vistas of mountains over the rooftops of neighbouring houses. Behind a sliding door, this room boasts an en suite bathroom with a shower, and the same kitchen designer has incorporated a most useful walk-in dressing room with plenty of drawers and clothes hanging space. The two east facing bedrooms are compact, both with built-in-cupboards, and share a family bathroom with bath. The stairs and upstairs rooms are fully carpeted, whilst ground floor areas are tiled. Extra features in this very pleasant home are a solar heating system for hot water, aluminium window frames, with solar cling-film applied to the west facing windows, ceiling fans, and heating panels fitted in most of the rooms for the winter months. This home is perfect for either a young family or older "downscalers" but in all instances offers perfect lock-up-and-go living in an extremely convenient part of the Cape Town southern suburbs.
The prominent position of this Wynberg apartment in one of Cape Town's most historic and well loved suburbs, makes it the perfect choice of home for a wide range of people. Its fourth floor situation enables one to enjoy a glorious view of the south eastern slope of Table Mountain as well as Devil's Peak. The north facing aspect of the apartment ensures a sunny and warm ambience with good natural light. This unit has two bedrooms which are both carpeted and have built in cupboards. The main bedroom is a generous size with the second one being slightly smaller, however, it has the bonus of an en-suite shower, toilet and hand basin. The lounge/dining area, also carpeted, offers an inspiring mountain view. One can also look down and appreciate the well- kept lawn and garden of the complex. Open style characterises the flow between the living area and kitchen, the latter being well cupboarded and boasting stylish black granite counter tops. There is a built in Defy oven, hob and extractor and plumbing is in place for two major appliances. The main bathroom with its tasteful new design, has a bath, toilet, hand basin and some useful cupboards. Finally, all these individual rooms are woven together by an L-shaped passage which in itself affords an extra volume of space. The really final bonus is a lock up garage.
Known as the Red House, this home dates back to 1729, when it was built in the Newlands forests as a hunting lodge. It was used by Cape Colony Governor Lord Charles Somerset as a country retreat and hunting lodge. As one of Cape Town's oldest surviving buildings (and proclaimed a National monument), it is today ideally situated in Newlands on a uniquely large stand, only minutes away from schools, the Cape town university, Cavendish shopping centre and Newlands cricket and rugby grounds. The walls of the bedroom wing are over three feet thick in places, and beautiful Oregon pine and yellowwood floors, and high ceilings add to the grandeur of this home. Entering via a most impressive entrance hall, the home boasts a very graceful and elegant living room (with gas-fired Victorian fireplace) dining room and a study. Four beautifully appointed bedrooms each have wood-burning Victorian fireplaces and lovely en suite bathrooms. A further two bedrooms share a separate bathroom. The house is very tastefully furnished and all furniture and fittings are included in the sale of the property. The Red House has operated as a successful guest house for a number of years, and is equipped with a charming, fully fitted professional kitchen complete with large gas cooker. A large verandah runs alongside the kitchen and adjoining rooms, and provides a tranquil area for dining and relaxation in the warmer months. In the formal garden is a totally separate cottage, containing a charming en suite bedroom. A large pool enjoys plenty sunshine and lovely mountain views, and an added feature is a small wooden health spa at the bottom of the garden, incorporating a sauna/steam room, jacuzzi and massage facilities. The Red House can continue to be used as an up-market guest house or conference retreat, or alternatively it will serve as a wonderful home for the larger family who want lots of space around them!.
Enchanting thatch-roof guest-house or large family home, close to the American International School, within walking distance to Peddlars on the Bend, the local eatery and wateringhole. Within 5 minutes drive to the famous Steenberg Golf Estate and within walking distance to Klein Constantia Wine Estate as well as easy access to Constantia Village for all your shopping needs and local restaurants and coffee shops. Eight sumptuous suites, all with their own en-suite bathrooms, all totally private and most bedrooms leading out onto a private north-facing balcony with spectacular views. Drive up to the portico on the circular driveway and enter into a tranquil entrance hall leading to a guest bar and comfortable characterful lounge with doors leading to the garden, pool and patio and with a separate eat-in diningroom. There is a private swimming pool in the north-facing well established garden with a fruit orchard. Separate self-contained 2 bedroomed staff accommodation. There is a double garage as well as off-street parking for 6 cars.
This stunning property gives you that sense of open spaces, and yet it is well positioned with excellent security on all four sides. The sumptuous driveway, leads you up to double garaging as well as excellent staff accommodation. The large entrance hall with a portico, solid wooden flooring throughout, other than the tiled bathrooms. Lounge, dining room are charming and interleading, lounge has a cozy wood fireplace, for those stormy Cape winters. The dining room has large doors leading to a large wrap around sunny veranda. Fabulous eat in farmhouse kitchen, with free standing gas stove, laundry and scullery has direct access from the kitchen, the proportions of this wonderful family home, are evident in proportions of the laundry which leads out to a sunny court yard, for drying washing and utility bins. The kitchen leads, into a tiled family room for casual dining and television, with a large wood fire place. This in turn flows out onto a wonderful conservatory, which links the garden to the home. The garden is superb with more than enough room to kick a ball, and a 9x4 saltwater swimming pool, all of this is enhanced with the most superb, mountain views. Downstairs has a large gentleman's study, with fireplace and doors leading to the garden and garden gate, the large guest suite is also accessible from the verandah, or the main entrance. Upstairs is home to 4 superb bedrooms, two are en suite and two share a large family bathroom. The master suite has superb mountain views of the Constantiaberg as well as devils peak.
The origins of this impressive home date back to 1829, and this is attested to by the thick walls and door architraves, very high ceilings and beautiful wooden floors. Lovely double doors with a fanlight welcome one into a gracious entrance hall, flanked on one side by a formal living room with a fine wood burning fireplace, which in turn leads through to a dining room with double doors opening out onto a delightful conservatory. On the other side of the entrance hall is a less formal family room, also very imposing and comfortable with a wood fireplace and fitted units. Next to this is a very impressive library/study featuring built-in-cabinets and a gas fireplace. Roof beams have been exposed to reveal natural wood vaulted ceilings. The wide hallway is now bordered by a guest bedroom, with a guest cloakroom with a very large tiled shower area across the way. Further on, one enters a lovely kitchen with a grand stone feature fireplace, double volume ceilings, a large gas stove and space for a large farmhouse breakfast table. Across from the kitchen is another entrance into the charming conservatory, large and light, with views out to the garden and pool area. This is a very special living area. Further down the hallway is the master bedroom, also featuring exposed beams and high ceilings, with a very nice en suite bathroom with twin basins, shower and bath. The hallway now kinks slightly to lead into a delightful guest suite overlooking the garden, with its own entrance area, and a lovely en suite bathroom. An upstairs section of the house boasts two very pleasant loft bedrooms, sharing a bathroom between them. Outside the kitchen is a very nice outbuilding which houses a double garage, servant's quarters and a laundry room. Leading up to the garaging is parking behind sliding gates for a further eight motor vehicles. Situated on a stand of over 2 000 square metres, the property features a most delightful garden, with a lovely saltwater pool overlooked by a gazebo with mountain views. In all, a very special and unique family home in the very heart of Newlands!
Privacy is the key word to this lovely modernised Woodstock home. Salisbury street is one of the more sought after addresses in the suburb and this gem is on the upper side of the street which does guarantee exceptional views. After climbing stairs from street level one arrives on an entertainer's deck. The views are astounding and the deck area is private from the street by dint of being above street level. Rather like sitting in an eagle's eyrie. The large reception areas follow from the deck through French doors that allow light and views into the living space. The reception areas are open planned and incorporate the lounge, dining and kitchen all of which are well presented and warmly inviting with an authentic Victorian fireplace and warm wooden floors. A doorway leads from the lounge to a large study cum family room. A place for family to gravitate and watch television or work on the computer. This room is light and airy with a rear door that leads to a drying courtyard which runs the length of the rest of the house. A passage, continuation of the study, leads on to the sleeping quarters. The first bedroom encountered, is a single sized bedroom with built-in cupboards and is presently pretty and pink as a little girl's bedroom. The bathroom cum laundry follows after this first bedroom. Well appointed and with modern sanitary ware it cleverly makes use of space to allow for a laundry. The main bedroom follows the family bathroom. This room is double volume, comfortable, light and bright with extensive built-in-cupboards. One of the cupboards has an innovative idea in that it hides a wash hand basin. Great for busy mornings when dad requires his own space to shave! Beneath the entertainer's deck and above the open plan reception area the property has storage. Hidden from view and yet conveniently available-one can never have enough storage! The present owners have taken care with the renovation. All the sash windows have been replaced rather than upgraded and the 2 year old hot water cylinder is solar heated with electrical back up. Most of the plumbing has been renewed during the renovation. It is a privilege to be the sole mandated agent for this property. We are waiting to show it to you.
The suburb of Constantia is located in the centre of the Cape Peninsula, thereby offering easy access to good schools, shops and all the main Cape Town attractions via the M3 motorway. The Constantia Valley Wine Route consists of five boutique wineries, all offering tours and tastings. The Constantia Village Shopping Centre offers 82 speciality stores, banks, services and fine restaurants. The house has Rhodesian teak and Oregon pine floors throughout, the lofty ceilings and beautiful crystal, brass and painted glass light fittings add to the charm and character of the home. Most of the cottage-pane windows have teak shutters. There are also three porthole windows.The five original fireplaces have interesting tile surrounds. One enters the house to the main living area from a wide verandah,2.5sqm. The second lounge is a bright north-facing room, with a fireplace. The kitchen has a separate walk-in pantry and a laundry area. There is direct access to the house from the double garage ,which has automatic doors. There is secure off-street parking for four cars. A separate entrance offers a carport and parking for a boat or caravan. The huge loft ,165 sqm. has access from outside and offers many possibilities. The property is fully walled and very secure. The main bedroom , with fireplae and plenty of cupboards, has a large en-suite bathroom. Three other bedrooms are well fitted with cupboards and bookshelves. The family bathroom has an original bath. The pool is situated in a sheltered courtyard. There is also an office with outside access.
Surrounded by rural beauty, this property is conveniently located in relation to some of Cape Town's most elite Golf Courses such as Westlake and Steenberg. Groot Constantia and Buitenverwachting wine farms to name but two and within 10 minutes drive. Constantia also features 27 top restaurants . Shopping convenience with the Constantia Village and Steenberg shopping centers close by. The property falls into the Sweet Valley, Constantia Waldorf and Reddam Schools catchment area. When entering the house one is immediately hit by the styling finishing's from floor to ceiling. Double glass doors flow from the dining room, formal lounge and Main bedroom onto the stunning covered verandah. The Dining room is tiled with under floor heating and open planned to a white kitchen with oak counter tops and breakfast counter. The family room is to the right of the kitchen. A lovely sunny and light room with plush carpeting. The formal lounge has a stylish built in unit and features a wood burning fireplace. A North facing bay window allows the sunlight to flood through. It also allows for lovely views of Table Mountain. The bedrooms are privately situated to the left side of this home. Downstairs there are two lovely sized bedrooms as well as the main with it's en-suite. Both of these bedrooms are carpeted and have built-in-cupboards. The full family bathroom comprises of bath, shower, toilet and basin. The main bedroom is also carpeted with double volume built-in-cupboards. As with the formal lounge this room has a bay window which is also north facing allowing the sunlight to filter in. The en-suite comprises of bath, basin, toilet and shower. Double doors lead out to the covered verandah. Upstairs has two more bedrooms - beautifully decorated. To the left at the top of the stairs is a bedroom fit for a young king. Decorated in blue with a window seat to match. An en-suite bathroom with shower, basin and toilet accompanies this bedroom. To the right is a bedroom fit for a princess. Also features a window seat. The en-suite features a bath, basin and toilet All in all this property has five delightful bedrooms. Moving outdoors, there is the awesome covered verandah, fit for entertaining all year round, which flows out to a beautiful sparkling gunite pool. The pool fence is bolted in and can be easily removed for a more even flow. The garden is picturesque and private and features a computerized sprinkler system. There is garaging for two vehicles as well as off street and secure parking for another three vehicles. Access from the garage into the house is gained through the kitchen. For extra storage space, there is a room next to the garage. All in all this Constantia home encompasses comfort, style and privacy.
This property is in close proximity to some of Cape Town's choice Golf Courses such as Westlake and Steenberg. Groot Constantia and Buitenverwachting wine farms to name but two are within 10 minutes drive. Constantia also features 27 top restaurants . Shopping convenience with the Constantia Village and Steenberg shopping centres close by. There are medical practices and the Constantiaberg Hospital within 5 minutes drive. When walking through the perfectly manicured garden one enters an extremely well presented home with high class finishes. The lounge, dining room and kitchen are all open plan. Porcelain tiles cover the floors. The lounge has two doors that open up to outside. One being a concertina type door that opens up to a stunning covered verandah perfect for entertaining, also creating that indoor/outdoor feel. The breakfast counter compliments the rest of the open plan area with it's "rock" look cladding! Dark wood cupboards with cream marble tops (to carry through the colour of the porcelain tiles on the floor) and sterling silver look handles make up the very stylish kitchen. To the left of the kitchen is a small study which also leads out to the domestic quarters and a small paved court yard. One enters the house through this study from the double garage. Down the passage are the bedrooms. The two smaller rooms are identical in size, carpeted and have each got their own set of built in cupboards. One should bear in mind that these are bedrooms for children and can each host a three quarter bed and desk. Each of the bedrooms has a door that leads out to the pool area. These bedrooms share a full family bathroom. Again the stylishness of the open plan living area filters through. The same porcelain tiles are on the floor and clad the walls too. Only the latest and most elegant fittings are found in this bathroom comprising of bath, shower, basin and toilet. Further down the passage one steps into the main and en-suite which can only be described as a haven - an escape from it all. A very large bedroom which can host a king size bed. Carpeted and elegantly fitted with a full set of built in cupboards. The en-suite comprises of bath, shower and a his and hers basin set. The toilet is separate for privacy. This en-suite is open plan to the main bedroom and also has underfloor heating for those cold Cape Town winters. For those hot summers days and nights the main bedroom has double glass doors that open up onto the pool area. Entertainment is easy in this home. The fully covered verandah hosts a built-in-braai in stainless steel which leads onto a deck where you will find a spa bath and of course a refreshing sparkling pool and large lush garden.
This home is situated on 497m2 of land and boasts a manageable front garden completely walled and also with electric fencing. This delightful double story is on the doorstep to Western Province Prep. Boy's school and also Herschel Girls School. There is garaging for 3 vehicles and one then has direct access to the front garden or can enter the kitchen via a small courtyard. There is staff accommodation complete with built in cupboards and a bathroom with a bath and toilet which is situated at the rear of the house and has direct access from the garaging. There is plumbing in the garage and ample space to house a washing machine and tumble drier. One enters the house via double doors situated on the side of the house makes for something different. The entrance hall has laminated flooring and a guest toilet is situated under the stair well complete with a storage cupboard. The dining room and main living room area is open plan and of generous proportions with a gas fireplace in the living room. Both there rooms open onto the front garden for wonderful entertaining. The ceilings are high and have been fitted with lovely light fittings to match. On entering the kitchen which has been well appointed with ample built in cupboards, eye level oven and space for a double door fridge, and dish washer, you have access to a family room complete with built in cupboards to match the kitchen as this is open plan. Flooring for the kitchen is laminated however the family room has been carpeted and opens onto a small garden with a delightful plunge pool. Leading off the kitchen with French doors is a wonderful enclosed glass area complete with skylight which has a braai area and once again direct access to pool and garden. Wonderful for the winter months. The stairway leading upstairs is of good width and also has a large window so as to allow a lot of light. Your are then met by a good size landing with built in cupboards and three bedroom with one family bathroom which has a bath and shower. The main bedroom is a must to view as it is large with once again ample built in cupboards and a very generous bathroom with double basin, bath shower and separate toilet. There are two doors off the bedroom and one off the bathroom which lead onto a tiled veranda with the most amazing views of Table Mountain and the Block house. To the right one also has a wonderful view towards Durbanville.
Conveniently situated in the Garden City of Pinelands this property haas easy access to freeways to take you to many of Cape Towns facilties in 15 minutes. Cape Town Inernational Airport, UCT, V&A Waterfront, Red Cross Childrens Hosipital and Vincent Palotti Hospital are nearby. For business people, Old Mutual head office, Airport catered for Howard Centre. The renowned Magical Roma resturant is also close by. Pinelands has various good schools including Pinelands High School and Cannons Creek Private school. Living areas The front, north facing downstairs portion of the house has, from left to right as you face the house, the study, formal lounge, entrance hall, dining room, TV cum family room and then the bar with an indoor cooking fire. The study is fitted with desks shelves and can be closed off for peace and quiet. The direct access from the double garage to the house enters through the lobby section of the study. The formal lounge is a large room with tiled floor and space for large comfortable couches and chairs. Long windows face north across the patio and look onto the established garden. Entrance to the house is through an imposing swivel hinged door which allows you to enter the tiled hall way flows easily to the different parts of the house. The formal dining room is separate but open to the inner side to allow a feeling of space. A large glass fronted fire place is at one end and doors open to the covered patio. The room accommodates an eight seater table. The true living space of the home is the family room wich accommodates an eight seater table. The true living space of the home is the family room which accommodates large couches and chairs, has doors openining to the covered patio next to the pool and also to the enclosed courtyard on the other side of the house. A large flat screen TV is mounte on one wall. Folding doors at the far end open to the bar and braai room. The fitted bar has fridges and dishwaher and apart from the fire place, also opens to the covered patio which houses an outside braai area. The Kitchen The Large eat in kitchen is finished in cherry wood cupboards and granite tops. There is a five gas hob and two ovens. The prep bowl has filtered water. This stunning kitchen is designed to be used and offers most things the modern chef would need. An archway at the end of the kitchen leads to a spacious L -shaped scullery and laundry area. The scullery has two sinks and cupboard space and dishwasher. The large laundry has a big sink, room for fridges and also a bathroom with shower, basin and toilet at the far end. Bedrooms The house has five bedrooms. The guest room is downstairs with a bathroom across the lobby. Upstairs, the main bedroom is luxuriously en suite offering a full bathroom with double basins. The large dressing room has a fitted storage system. In the bedroom itself there is a seating area with a TV, exercise equipment and aircon. A door leads to the covered balcony. There are three further bedrooms upstairs, one of which is currently used as a teenagers recreation room. All bedrooms have aircons. There is a bathroom with shower, toilet and double basins. Other facilities The large double garage has direct access to the house. The house has three phase electricity and is wired to accommodate a generator in the garage. There is off street parking for two further cars. The house is fitted with a centralized vacumn system. The family room and bar room pen to the pool and jacuzzi situated in a sunny, sheltered courtyard. The garden is well established with a computerized sprinkler system aand boasts a mature yellowwood. There is an advanced security system with beams in the garden and in the roof space.