Boschendal Founders Estate


6 Bedroom House For Sale in Boschendal Founders Estate

15ha Family smallholding on the Boschendal Estate, Franschhoek. A rare family home of distinction set on the slopes of the Simonsberg mountains and part of the historic Boschendal Wine Estate between Franschhoek & Stellenbosch. 

Properties like these rarely come to market. This magnificent 15 hectare property, one of the original Boschendal Founders Estates, offers breathtaking views in every direction from its elevated position with the majestic Simonsberg mountains towering behind it as a truly spectacular backdrop to this equally spectacular homestead. De Oude Zilvermijn, offers generous spaces for extended family living with a footprint of 1,500 sqm set within a landscaped fynbos garden framed by packed stone walls and boarded walkways winding down towards its own perennial mountain stream, a large picnic lawn and private lake overlooking the vineyards and valley below.The home itself has been exceptionally well designed, master built and finished with meticulous attention to detail and no expense spared in procuring the highest quality finishes throughout from engineered oak wood flooring to 2.5m door heights throughout, and even an automated pool cover with integrated solar panels spanning the length of a 20m heated swimming pool.This home is all about family with a good balance between relaxed, communal open-plan living areas and the more formal, private accommodation areas of the home.  Entertaining is integral to the design of the home which incorporates an enormous feature kitchen (with separate scullery), dining, living room and library within a large but comfortable double-volume space... Read more

Property Features

  • 1500sqm Residence on 15ha smallholding
  • 6-bedroom/4 bathroom main house
  • 2 bedroom/bathroom staff apartments
  • Separate office & studio
  • 6-car garage
  • Games, utility and storerooms
  • Deep covered verandas with uninterrupted views
  • 20m solar heated swimming pool
  • Private dam & stream
  • Secure estate living

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