This magnificent French inspired mansion fuses classical design with the convenience of modern family living. The owners of this house are extremely attentive to detail thus you'd find absolutely nothing to do other than adding your family's finishing touches.
The focus of this fine home is entertainment. It hosts a well equipped kitchen with an island area for cooking and a large scullery. On the outside close to the kitchen there are numerous store rooms which includes a cold room. The 6x car garage close to the kitchen, is designed to also be used as an enclosed under cover entertainment area. The large outside Pergola next to the pool can host 50 plus people and has a large fire place. Next to the Pergola is a Koi-pond with fountains. The garage and Pergola areas are linked with a bar, pizza oven and a braai area. The garage area hosts facilities for the ladies and next to the bar are facilities for the gents.
The one wing of the house boasts 2x bedrooms with a bathroom and a private lounge. The other wing boasts 3x bedrooms (1x en-suite), which includes the main bedroom with its own lounge and en-suite bathroom. The large dining room & lounge forms an integral part between the two wings and this area also offers an enclosed family room. The dining room can host a 20 seater table. The lounge has a built-in fireplace for cosy winter evenings and opens to a patio with a large koi-pond and its own enclosed garden for summer entertainment.
The large garden hosts a Gazebo, Summer Room(Loggia), koi-pond and various other interesting features.
This beautiful residence has the potential to be converted into a unique boutique hotel, exclusive guest house, intimate wedding venue or a quaint specialty restaurant.
This house is rich in history: the front door dates from the old Barclays Bank in Smit Street Durban and the Oregon pine roof trusses were salvaged from the old Van Schaicks building in Church Street Pretoria.