** Two Townhouses Remaining - PRICE EXCLUDES VAT and no transfer duty applies**Kildare Place consists of a secure and exclusive niche estate of three luxury urban homes in the leafy suburb of Newlands, Cape Town.This prestigious new exclusive development consists of three-storey urban 21st-century lifestyle homes nestled in a desirable part of Newlands, yet close to an extraordinary spread of facilities, many within easy walking distance.These freehold title homes offer a stylish and contemporary take on the urban townhouse, enriched, however with the benefits of outdoor space, sunlight and views.This easy lifestyle character is exemplified by a series of outdoor spaces flowing from the interiors. On the ground floor, north-facing and Zen-inspired courtyard gardens flow out from the expansive open plan living area. On the first floor, a family room flows onto a verdant terrace, while the second floor has a generous private terrace. The courtyards, gardens and terraces are North-facing and drenched in sunlight. The upper bevel terraces take in the magnificent vistas of Table Mountain.Kildare Place is equipped with glass-enclosed wood-burning fireplaces to create comfort and ambience in the Cape Town winters.• 8-strand electric fence around the perimeter of the site.• Paradox alarm with smartphone connectivity, indoor and outdoor sensors and 2 LCD keypads.• IP Video intercom to gate, with the screen at the front door and handset in the main bedroom.• 4 IP cameras positioned on the perimeter wall, an embedded digital video recorder with smartphone connectivity.• 4 DSTV satellite points per house.• Octotel fibre connectivity with 9U data cabinet and 4 data points in each house.• Conventional fire alarm with 6 smoke detectors per house.FINISHES AND SPECIFICATIONSLIVING / DINING / KITCHEN AREA• Engineered hardwood flooring throughout, except for a contained area in the kitchen to be tiled• Engineered wood risers and solid matching solid treads on staircases• ROCAL integrated glass enclosed wood-burning fireplace (or similar)• Sliding doors in powder-coated aluminium to an external area• Professionally designed, import quality kitchen with satin Duco or high gloss/matt laminate joinery and cupboards with soft closing mechanisms and finger pull detail• Engineered stone countertops with upstand skirting against the wall, with gloss tile splash-back• Underslung stainless steel sink double bowl with hot and cold mixer• SMEG 750mm gas hob with 600mm electric oven, with concealed extractor fan above (or similar)• Provision for double fridge, microwave and bays for a combination washing machine/tumble drier as well as dishwasher, both with concealing doors• Storage area beneath staircase landingBEDROOMS, STUDY, FAMILY TV LOUNGE AND MASTER SUITE• Carpets in BELGOTEX "Heather Twist" range in all first floor bedrooms and study• Engineered hardwood flooring in first-floor family lounge and second-floor master suite• Full-height sliding doors and/or windows in a powder-coated aluminium• Professionally designed satin Duco built-in cupboards with floor-to-ceiling height doors and chrome handlesBATHROOMS• En-suite bathrooms to the master suite- and first bedrooms• Frameless shower doors• Concealed Grohe cisterns with chrome finish dual flush actuator plates• 'Bathroom Butler' polished stainless steel bathroom accessories• GROHE mixers to showers, bath and basins• 'Bathroom Butler' regulate-able heated towel rails to the en-suite bathrooms• Light grey floor tiles with a non-slip surface and slight texture• Full height tiles to shower and partial tiling to splash-backs• Integrated 'GIO' 'Simplicity' wall-mounted basins with drawers in high gloss finish• Generous 1300mm high floating edge detail mirrors above all basins, with double ceiling down-lighters aboveEXTERNAL COURTYARD / GARDEN AREA• Floating hardwood timber deck• Natural stone and/or stone-textured finish high-grade porcelain tiles to surrounding slabs, copings and on feature walls• Optional plunge pool with underwater light (buyers extra)TERRACES• Pergola over master suite terrace area• Provision of a niche for a future gas braai (installation post-handover by buyers)• Planter boxes in front of first bedroom terraceACCESS / SECURITY• Voice intercom system to pedestrian/vehicle entry gate• Perimeter security with electric fencing and/or infra-red beams by specialist• Remote controlled vehicular front gate and garage doorsELECTRICAL / GENERAL• TV points to mid-wall positions in the living room, family lounge, first bedroom and master suite• Anti-glare recessed low voltage downlights in ceilings, dimmable in living and dining areas, all bedrooms and family lounge• Designer pendant lights over dining table• Concealed LED strip lights above the kitchen countertop• Spike lights at garden walls• 5-year structural guarantee by NHBRCDESIGN PHILOSOPHYThese homes are designed to introduce fresh and airy contemporary design flair while seeking to achieve real estate assets with classic and enduring quality.A sequence of spaces and transitions take the visitor from the urban scale courtyard mews, through to the interior spaces and out onto outdoor spaces on three different levels.The interior design solutions offer a carefully coordinated palette of materials, finishes and accessories. The living areas and staircases with limed Oak floors and treads are complemented by light walls and ceilings, and further enhanced by the introduction of focal wall claddings and finishes.The open-plan living spaces transition from the generous living rooms to sophisticated kitchens, both with wide sliding door access onto the lifestyle courtyards that allow for the introduction of plunge pools and landscaped Zen-inspired landscaping.SURROUNDSKildare Place also offers unparalleled access to:• The retail and fashion hub around the prestigious Cavendish Square Shopping Centre.• The Newlands Village node of the Kildare Road and Mains Street Circle as well as the Newlands Quarter precinct with the rich mix of restaurants, bars, niche fashion and retail stores, cafe's, patisseries, sushi- and coffee bars• The Virgin Active Gym, the Vineyard Hotel and Spa, as well as to the Newlands Rugby and Cricket Stadium.Slightly further afield from these attractive and sociable destinations, there is easy access to Newlands Forest and the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens with their legendary Sunday evening concerts.The Villas also lie at the epicentre of 12 of the best southern suburb schools, as well as the University of Cape Town and the Baxter Theatre. A fifteen-minute Uber ride takes one to other choice destinations, such as the Waterfront, the Cape Town CBD, Long- and Kloof Streets entertainment and food destinations, First Thursdays, the Old Biscuit Mill, and the Westlake- and Steenberg golf courses.