Views, views, views —
Position, Position, Position
This Architect designed house built in 2003 (350 sqm) overlooks a large 7ha lake, with mountains views of the Hottentots Holland Basin in the Western Cape as a backdrop.
Situated on a prime stand of 2143m2, such a setting within 40 minute’s drive from an International Airport is indeed unusual – if not unique.
The garden is planted with mainly indigenous species including trees which are water friendly.
The 400 ha Estate is known for its “real country lifestyle” offering peace and tranquility. Residents enjoy horse riding, mountain biking, hiking and swimming or sailing all on the estate.
Wedderwill is served by bore holes directly under the mountains which are independent of municipal supply and deliver amazingly fresh and sweet water. Irrigation water comes from the lake.
Fibre and VoIP communications also make for up-to-date living in beautiful surrounds.
Electricity supply is backed up by an independent generator.
The 24/7 high tech security with an on site response vehicle allows us to live the way we used to live.
The home is designed around an inner courtyard, which connects the main living area, the separate Study/ Music Room/Office, The 2 Loft Bedrooms as well as the Artist Studio – Guest Apartment. The courtyard also doubles up, in true Provence style as a protected entertainment area.
The house, air-conditioned in some rooms, offers open yet private living within clean and functional lines.
The Studio, which could double as a flat with a separate entrance.
The main en suite has a big feature sliding door opening up to the veranda with a view to die for when lying on your bed and enjoying a sip of tea in the morning.
The Master Bathroom offers a shower, bath and even an outdoor shower, for the hardy people.
The two compact en-suite loft bedrooms, feature each either a bath or shower.
The artist studio has a separate entrance, is light, airy and spacious. It currently has a toilet and wash hand basin. A shower and a small kitchenette could be created easily.
The stylish, modern kitchen is a chef’s delight with top appliances well positioned.
A Scullery and Pantry separate the mundane working areas although cooking is within conversational distance of the living area.
All-in-all an amazing house, well maintained, a pleasure to live in, in an incredible setting offering views you will never tire of.
At R 8 600 000,- it offers great value.