Land Size: 2982m²
Floor Area: 840m²
Quintessential plantation style entertainers home set apart by magnificent indoor and outdoor living
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One of the finest luxury entertainer’s homes in Melrose designed by Levieux Jacklin. This modern contemporary home, offers a sophisticated family lifestyle (4 bedrooms in main house, 2 bedrooms in the cottage). The open plan feel, Oggi wooden floors, sash windows, plantation style shutters all combine together to form a beautiful and unique home. Double wooden front doors open through to a gracious double volume entrance with a floating staircase forming the backdrop to this generous and versatile space. This home is designed for the South African lifestyle, with an exceptional indoor-outdoor flow throughout.
The formal lounge opens onto a wine room and private study, all surrounded by large windows overlooking the garden. Central to the entertainment areas is a generous all year-round patio with a log fire. The patio opens with seamless glass doors onto a landscaped garden by renowned gardener, Liz Steyn. There is a pool with a heat pump and an open pergola area for lazy summer days.
An enchanting, bright, family kitchen is designed around an extravagant central island with dramatic bespoke bell style lighting. This kitchen is perfect for a gourmet chef. The kitchen is open to a family/TV room with a Morso fireplace on the one side, and an eat-in dining area to the other side. The pure tones of white give this kitchen and living space a sophisticated yet comfortable family atmosphere. There is a large pantry. The separate scullery and laundry are directly accessed from the garage.
Upstairs are four magnificent bedrooms all en-suite. The exceptional and large bright main bedroom is surrounded by sash windows and American shutters, with a Juliet balcony. There is a larger than normal walk-in dressing room and luxury bathroom with free standing bath, double vanity and double shower and private loo.
The double story cottage/apartment (or work from home) has its own private access and garage. Beautifully finished with Morso fire, has two bedrooms, lovely kitchen onto small patio and garden.
Boomed security for additional peace of mind. There is so much more to this property, call us to view Melrose’s finest property and discover this true gem for yourself.
Rates & Taxes: R8 650
Levies: R3 150
- Entertainers home North facing
- Designer modern lifestyle
- Wonderful layout with quality finishes
- Extravagant large modern kitchen
- Oggi wooden floors, American shutters
- Bright, big windows, Morso fires
- Gas generator runs on municipal gas supply
- Pool heat pump and landscaped garden
- Magnificent outdoor areas, borehole, irrigation
- Staff room with lounge, bathroom and kitchenette
- Boomed road, exceptional security and cottage