Offers in region of ZAR17,500,000
Once in a Lifetime one comes across a home so magnificent that words fail to describe the elegance and grace it beholds. This bespoke home, set on a waterfront stand on the East Rand of Gauteng, overlooking the meadows and paddocks in Dunblane, bringing timeless Bourgeoisie style into Africa, and is just such a home. Built with perfect symmetry, this home offers a variety of indoor and outdoor entertainment spaces downstairs. The upper level with its Ralph Lauren style pajama lounge is a private family retreat.
This country home is on a smallholding of 7500sqm in a secure country estate. The forest floor clad entrance hall leads effortlessly in all directions to and from the formal lounge and dining hall, upstairs to the family retreat, the WC and the wings on either side.
Dad’s wing houses his study, the bar and even a man cave behind the garages to the left where many happy hours of pottering takes place and to the right, Mom’s wing has the elegant kitchen with walk in pantry, separate scullery, a linen room and daughters dance studio as part of the garage.
There are five fireplaces, one wood, and one electric, and three gas, adding warmth to this home. The large covered patio has American style aluminum shutters in keeping with the shutters throughout the home. Above this patio is a champagne deck leading of the first floor lounge and bedrooms, from where the most spectacular sunsets are viewed.
All four bedrooms upstairs have en suite bathrooms and the main bedroom has a stunning dreessing room. There is also a media room or study upsatais.
The kitchen, with its stark white woodwork and French style, is combined with a breakfast room and family room creating another intimate family space. Just outside of this is the double staff quarters which is basically a small cottage finished in a similar style to the house.
All the finishes and accessories are of the utmost quality. There is a central air-conditioning system individually operated, a central Beam vacuum system, an entertainment management system and Wi-Fi points throughout. The flooring is bespoke and customized wall coverings are integrated with nat
Apart from the stable at the Equestrian center that comes with the property, this home has its paddock so that you can bring your horses to you during the day. The landscaped garden is spectacular in Summer and the heated swimming pool is perfectly poised for visual delight.
Fine & Country, 90 Monument Road
T: +27 (0)11 394 2829
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