This farm, for sale, in Ruiterbos +- 35 km from Hartenbos, on the foothills of the Outeniqua mountains offers a unique & relaxing lifestyle. The main house, guest house & other outbuildings have a view of the Ruiterbos valley with the ocean in the distance. The overall layout of this excellent property proves that a lot of time was spent on the architectural appearance. This is a house where the whole family & friends could hang out without feeling crowded.
The main house consists of double volume with beautiful beams, spacious living areas, an open plan kitchen (fitted with top quality appliances), built-in gas braai and the main bedroom with an en suite bathroom and open cupboards. A spiral staircase takes you to the loft area which could also be used as an additional bedroom. The whole length of the house leads out onto a patio and wooden deck with exceptional views of the valley. On the northern side is another covered stoep where the warm winter sun can be enjoyed with fynbos in the background.
A guest house adjoins the main house and consists of 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, loft, kitchen (completely fitted), living & dining room area, built-in braai & covered patio. Three guest bedrooms with en suite bathrooms are also available, all with their own outside entrance.
A spacious music room, fitted with state-of-the-art equipment for live performances, including a mixing desk and lighting and potential for a recording studio in the basement. This room is also fitted with a massive fireplace for ambience and cold nights, his & her facilities & a bar that opens with wooden stable doors onto the common wooden deck with the pool area. The recreation room is fitted with a full-size snooker table, fireplace, guest bathroom, jukebox and lots of space for entertainment. In the basement of the spacious room is another room with another fireplace & wine cellar.
A stone throw away from the main buildings you will find another 3 bedrooms, 2 bathroom house with a double garage.
There are 4 dams on the farm, water tanks, reservoirs and a solar pump with a filter system that provides the necessary water to the household and farm. Two natural fountains flow all year and fill two of the dams.
Previously there was also a nursery in operation but currently, only Protea seedlings are grown. There are 4 garages at the main house, a large shed and staff quarters on the farm.
Most of the top quality furniture, appliances & sound equipment is included in the asking price.
A detailed list is available. See the potential of this property as a wedding venue or upmarket guest house or retreat.