This very tastefully furnished and well appointed property is situated in the suburb of Higgovale, the most sought after suburb in the City Bowl, with views of the city and harbour. Tranquil and secluded, this is the closest you get to country living in the middle of the city.
The city centre, including trendy Kloof Street, Cape Town’s ‘dining mile’ is just a 5 minute drive away. There is secure parking at the property for 8 cars, including two in garages.
Within the large 5000m2 secluded garden, featuring granite rocks and mature trees, is a burbling Table Mountain stream, and also a lovely swimming pool. The living room opens to a spacious outdoor terrace with dining and sitting areas, and wonderful views of the garden and mountain surrounds, with the glistening harbour beyond.
The interiors are furnished with a combination of comfortable contemporary pieces and elegant antiques. The main living space comprises an open-plan kitchen, dining room and living room, opening to the terrace, and a TV room with wireless ADSL internet access. There are five bedrooms in the main house and a further bedroom in a private cottage, romantically secluded amidst the trees, with large sliding doors opening to a wrap-around veranda.
Living/dining room, opening to terrace. Open-plan kitchen, very well equipped. TV room. Master bedroom with 4-poster bed, and stunning views of the city and harbou. En-suite bathroom with mountain views and an outdoor shower. Twin bedroom (can be made up as king size) with more mountain views and own private outdoor entrance. En-suite bathroom. Twin bedroom (can be made up as king) and Double bedroom with wonderful garden and Lion’s Head views, sharing a bathroom; the latter also has views of Table Mountain. The fifth bedroom (queen-sized bed) with en-suite bathroom, has a separate entrance and private balcony overlooking the stream and garden.
Full time staff include a housekeeper and a gardener. Other services on request.
City centre 5 minutes drive