• For Sale
  • GBP 668,993 
  • Property Type: Other Residential
  • Bedroom: 7
  • Bathroom: 5
  • Half Bathroom: 1
Set on a picturesque 4017m2 plot, in Prime Location is this elegant and characterful loved home with an impeccable blend of old-world charm and modern conveniences. With boasting quality finishes throughout, versatile living spaces and income-generating and dual living options.

The property contains seven bedrooms in total, including the main en-suite, a further two bedrooms plus a bedroom or work from home office on the lower level with an additional door to a private patio, and a magnificent two bedroomed granny flat or income-generating flatlet with an extra abutting room for a carer or staff. This offering includes a gourmet fully equipped kitchen with separate scullery, informal and formal dining and living areas flowing to and an expansive and beautiful enclosed patio with glass sliders on three sides overlooking the lush borehole watered garden, pool, and tennis court. Bespoke finishes include wooden beams, Maple and Beechwood cabinetry, marble tile, Rosa stone tiles with wood inlays and oak flooring. Large windows and glassed sliding doors flood the interior with natural light. Sublime panoramic vista stretching from sea to mountain views. An enviable offering.

It is centrally located with easy access to Constantia's amenities and close to the West Lake golf course and some of the country's most celebrated wine estates and beaches like Muizenberg and Hout Bay. It is around the corner from world-class restaurants and a stone's throw away from multiple shopping centres. Constantia boasts a selection of beautiful greenbelt trails, mountain, and vineyard walks, which one can take advantage of.

Reception Rooms – Open plan versatile living spaces

• An expansive paved driveway leads you to the welcoming entrance lobby
• Informal dining area off the entrance lobby with large serving hatch from the kitchen with door to front patio
• Guest cloakroom
• TV/family room with informal dining area. Broad hatch to kitchen
• Formal dining area with fireplace and wall-to-wall French paned windows overlooking the garden and pool. Access to expansive family room/lounge
• The expansive family room/lounge, perfect for family gatherings, is fronted by three glass sliding doors which open effortlessly to the undercover patio, lush garden, tennis court, and pool with a wood deck surrounding, embracing magnificent views of mountains and sea
• Pyjama lounge/study in the bedroom wing


• Gourmet kitchen is equipped with Siemen's gas hob and oven with extractor fan. An additional eye level oven
• Deluxe centre island
• Large serving hatch to the TV room with informal dining area
• Copious Canadian Maple built-in cupboards with granite worktops
• Feature glass-fronted windows overlooking the entrance driveway with a north aspect flooding the kitchen with natural light
• Two stainless steel basins
• Ceiling fan
• Marble flooring and walls
• Separate laundry scullery with space for a washing machine and dryer
• Private access door for staff

Main House:

Bedrooms 4 and Bathrooms 3.5

• A hand-carved staircase leads one to the upper level three bedroomed wing with a pyjama lounge
• Oak flooring in the bedrooms and pyjama lounge. Tiled flooring in bathrooms.
• Main bedroom suite with full en-suite bathroom
• Bedroom two with built-in cupboards, ceiling fan and shower en suite
• Bedroom three with built-in cupboards
• Family bathroom

Lower-level en suite bedroom/guest suite

• Spacious guest suite with open plan living area
• Shower suite
• A separate entrance opens to a private courtyard with a vine-clad pergola
• A versatile room which could be used as a work from the home office and extended into the spacious abutting workshop

Separate two bedroomed cottage: 160 m2

• A self-contained cottage offering dual living or an income-generating opportunity as an Airbnb or long-term lease
• Perfect as a granny cottage with an additional adjoining carers en-suite bedroom.
• Two generously sized bedrooms with built-in cupboards
• Spacious, fully equipped kitchen with door to a private courtyard
• Open plan living and dining room with TV point. French doors open to a private undercover patio overlooking the lush garden with a tennis court and pool
• A door from the family room allows one to incorporate the cottage into the main house

Special Features and outbuildings:

• Double entry gate with intercom
• Tandem garage for two cars
• The entry forecourt provides ample parking for an additional six cars
• Staff accommodation includes the carer's suite and another en-suite on the lower level
• Versatile living spaces allow for relaxed entertainment and gatherings with family and friends with a great indoor-outdoor flow
• Rosa stone slate flooring with wood inlays
• Built-in seating and boma fireplace
• Tennis court
• Pool with wood pool deck in an elevated position enjoying magnificent sea and mountain views
• Lush garden with established trees, fruit-bearing lemon trees and stunning rose bushes
• Borehole water and water collection tanks with a filtration system
• Invertor for electricity backup
• Generous storage space, wine cellar and workshop
• The workroom abutting the lower bedroom with a separate entrance could make perfect work from a home office with outside stairs with access to the driveway parking area.
• Excellent security ensures your peace of mind
Grant Trompeter
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