Sold R8,950,000 - House
UNBELIEVABLE VIEWS ACROSS THE SUBURBS
First level: Large entrance hall leading to garage and private carpeted guest room en-suite with shower and single basin.
Heated towel rail.
Fire door leading to laundry area above the double garage.
Geyser provides ambient heat to dry your laundry indoors.
Lots of storage and shelving. Single sink, broom cupboard, built in cupboards and space for tumble dryer and washing machine.
Stairway leading down to automated garage, additional loo with single hand basin.
Prepaid electricity metre as well on/off water mains for garden and house are situated in the garage area.
2nd level: Main carpeted bedroom with a dressing room that has a custom made bay window, and lots of built-in-cupboards – underfloor heating split either side of the bed as well as a heated wall panel. Main travertine en-suite bathroom with large shower and free standing bathtub. Single marble basin. Down lights and single heated towel rail with a heated wall panel.
Two sets of French doors opening to small front balcony and the other opening to a restful Mediterranean like patio with lots of foliage and potted plants. Dwarf Mondo grass is used as “grouting’ between the pavers. (No mowing and waterwise!) Beautiful rose creepers as decoration and intruder deterrant.
3rd or top level: Lounge and Dining room. Large living area with double volume Poplar beamed ceiling and moveable spot lights – carpeted with gas fire place. Two Double French doors leading to two balconies, private, shaded with magnificent views. Lots of natural light.
Study: His study with a rustic “rietdak”/reed ceiling, maintenance free and great option for good insulation underneath a tin roof. French doors leading to outside balcony and barn door opening to back garden and Newlands forest. Outside “stoep” with large prep sink. Looking onto a large water wise garden with a beautiful deciduous White Stinkwood tree that gives shade in summer.
Kitchen: With underfloor heating. Rosieres gas/electric stove with 3 gas top plates and one simmer plate. A large white marble kitchen island that serves as an alternate eating area or as a service station for entertaining as well as a prep counter – especially for pastry preparation as it is nearly completely heat resistant. Jarrah wooden counter tops used for kitchen counter and also throughout the house. Lots of built in cupboards and space for 2 single fridges and a dishwasher. Double sink with an Inventum geyser fitted underneath the sink cupboard. The perfect hot water boiler for instant energy efficient hot water.
Study/library also carpeted with underfloor heating and French doors onto garden with water feature.
Spare room currently used as artist’s studio. Built –in cupboards and underfloor heating with heated wall panel as well.
Separate guest shower, single basin and toilet.
Security: Burglar bars either inside or outside and security doors. 4 Beams outside and one internal beam.
Underneath stairway to entrance of house there is storage space for garden tools and supplies as well as gas bottles. A high pressure system runs outside the house and serves gas fireplace and stove.
Funicular access from the ground floor to the top floor.
One could negotiate to buy or lease the adjacent road reserve from city council. Road reserve measures +- 33m x 12m. (+-400m2 ).
Direct access to Newlands forest.
Grey water system.
There are multiple indigenous trees – Cape Chestnut, Wild Olives, Wild Pear, Wild Almond trees and stinkwood.