This thatched Cape Dutch Vernacular inspired residence (650 m2) was built in 2002 by a discerning European and is situated on 3,3 ha of prime positioned land. The property's design successfully combines fine old-world artisan craftsmanship and elegant finishes with the modern attributes which only a new build can offer.
Beautifully situated in a wind-protected valley, when seen from the stately entrance gates at the bottom of the property, the Main House is prominently positioned for maximum views of the Cape Winelands and Table Mountain - but still offers privacy. The property's position, accommodation, and finishes, create a total ambiance that truly is one-of-a-kind. This is the epitome of the Cape Winelands Lifestyle!
Main house: The main house is divided into three levels:
An Apartment with own Entrance and a Communal Hallway to the Main Residence
Apartment : Living, TV Room, Kitchen, Bedroom 1 with Bath, Bedroom 2 with Bath
Garages: 2 Oversized garages in the Main House with parking for up to 4
Vehicles depending on the vehicle sizes.
Storage Rooms: 2
Floors: Tiles and Carpet
The First Level leads, by way of a generous Hall and Stairway, to the Second Level of the Main Residence.
The Second Level functions as the Principal Entrance of the Main House, with Parking for multiple vehicles, Front Grassy Terrace with Table Mountain views, and sparkling swimming pool.
Living Room with Wooden Fireplace
Dining Room with Marble Fireplace
Large Study with cabinets and shutters
Bedroom 2: With Ensuite
Kitchen: Informal Dining Area, Built in Wall Buffet, Lots of natural light, Solid Wood Cabinets with Gas Stove, Deluxe Extractor, Oven, Microwave, Integrated Refrigerator/Freezer, Breakfast Bar, Floors: Marble and Carpeting, Tiles
Additionally, on the Second Level there are two opposing, wind-protected and fully walled Courtyards with Security Gates which may be accessed on both sides from the luxurious Kitchen.
From the Entrance Hall the Third Level is accessed by a beautiful light staircase.
The Third Level functions as a very private Master Suite. Absolute luxury reigns here.
Landing: Oversized with lots of light, Shuttered Windows, and amazing views to Table
Study: A very generous additional space which could be utilized as a Bedroom or
Media/Movie Room or Nursery.
Master Bedroom: Very Large, with Walk-in Closet and adjacent Private Terrace.
Ensuite Bathroom: Huge and with luxury finishes, Walk-in Shower, Soaking Tub, Double
Basins, and yet another Private Terrace complete the Master Bath.
Floors: Marble, Carpeting, Tiles
other attributes of the main house:
Windows: Wooden with paned and sashed windows with extra Security measures, All with Interior Dutch Shutters.
Floors: Polished Travertine Floors, Tiles, and carpeting
Interior Doors: Artisan made Yellow Wood Doors with Custom Carving and Wax Polishing.
Wall finishes: Lovely Grass Wallpaper, Porcelain Tiles, Plaster, and Paint
Wooden Beams: As accents, Yellow Wood in Living, Dining, Full wood Ceiling in Kitchen
Fireplaces: 2 wood-burning enclosed Fireplaces, plus underfloor heating for added comfort.
Other structures on the property:
The entire 3,3 ha property is terraced and has multiple structures – including a 150 m2 Coach House-styled Garage/Work Shop next to the Main Entrance Gate, a roofed Entertainment Area with Fireplace at the rear of the Main House, a Wine Cellar / Cool Storeroom built into the side of the mountain adjacent to the Main House, and a Wood Store and Tool Room.
Water/electricity: The country estate is supplied by mountain stream water, Theewater Kloof Water Scheme (2 ha), supplemental Water Tanks, and municipal Electricity serving the property.
Vines, gardens, planting:
There is a small plot of Merlot Grape Vines (planted in 2002), Multiple Beddings, Green Grass Lawn with immense, specially imported Palm Trees, and lots of mature Trees and indigenous vegetation in addition to the added landscaping.