Known for its exclusivity, Bishopscourt is home to many diplomats and ambassadors. It boasts expansive properties, with large homes. Swimming pools and landscaped gardens feature prominently. But Bishopscourt is also sought after because of its prime location, offering convenient access to Constantia, the Southern Peninsula and Cape Town’s CBD. There are excellent schools in the area, as well as a range of shopping centres, restaurants and various sports facilities.
Positioned in the leafy avenues, this unique and beautiful home with its classic design enjoys breathtaking mountain views with a private, beautifully landscaped garden with large level lawn area, swimming pool and tennis court. The tranquil and private location and attention to detail evident in every facet of this gem ensures the discerning buyer a level of comfort and exclusivity.
Free flowing, light and airy, the reception rooms on the main level comprise of a formal lounge with bar, a cosy woodburning fireplace and American shutters, separate dining room and TV/family room which is open plan to the kitchen and also warmed by a woodburning fireplace. The kitchen boasts a large centre island with seating, freestanding oven, gas hob and extractor. Separate scullery and laundry. The reception rooms lead to an expansive entertainment patio with barbeque and with its North-facing aspect, is perfect to sit and unwind after a long day or entertain in the Summer. There are five bedrooms on the upstairs level which enjoy spectacular views. Four are en-suite and the fifth is currently utilised as a study. There is also a relaxing pyjama lounge on the landing.
Over and above this, there is also a cottage with a generously sized open plan room with stack doors to an undercover patio and barbeque, situated close to the pool and tennis court.
Further features of this home include double garaging, ample secure parking, staff accommodation, solar panels, borehole and comprehensive security including CCTV cameras, alarm, beams, burglar bars and electric fence.