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Erf size:
4.30 ha

Features

country living / urban lifestyle estate

Beautiful Cape Dutch Manor Lifestyle Estate in Stellenbosch

A unique petite estate that offers the privilege of owning an authentic piece of history with original Cape Dutch features while also offering contemporary stylish living. The small estate is beautifully situated 35 minutes from the centre of Cape Town, 20 minutes from CT International airport and 8 minutes from the historical town of Stellenbosch with its world class university, schools and a short drive to the beach! There is a real joy of living amongst prestigious wine estates & organic vineyards while owning a small estate that supports an on-the-go lifestyle. Equally compelling is the fact that all the operating costs of the estate are more than covered by rental income and the absolute peace of mind with state of the art infrastructure & security. Steeped in history with the land being granted by Simon van der Stel in 1695. The estate is set high up on slopes of Eerste Kanonkop with impressive views of the surrounding mountains from Helderberg to Hangklip. The land borders the Bottelary Conservancy, a Unesco World Heritage site & supports magnificent cycling routes & prolific wildlife. The estate has been renovated to support the potential of different living & commercial options including: • A beautiful expansive family home • A spectacular boutique hotel with restaurants in the ancient cellar & barn and under the Oaks dining with spectacular views. • An exclusive Home, Work & Play development with all cottage residents having the use of the gym, office space and farm for home grown fare. The estate includes 4 income earning cottages & buildings as follows: • Mountainview cottage - a newly renovated 3 bedroom cottage with mountain & sea views • Seaview cottage - a 3 bedroom cottage overlooking False Bay • The Local - a 2 bedroom cottage with double garages & beautiful sea & mountain views • The Blik – a 1 bedroom guest cottage currently serving the Manor House • The Workshed - a new workshop partitioned to provide a stylish office including its own shipping container as a storeroom, a gym, a workshop for farming equipment, tools & implements. WATER SOLUTIONS The estate has sophisticated water and effluent solutions with ample water for all farming and household requirements. This includes 35,000L water storage, reverse osmosis filtration systems, state of the art irrigation systems, 3 boreholes with good quality water & imported biodigester to support all grey water & sewerage. SECURITY & POWER SOLUTIONS * Sophisticated security on the property supports secure living & peace of mind with everything conveniently managed from an app allowing you to control your security from anywhere in the world. • Power backup solution including supercapacitor with 5KW inverter system & set up for solar panels * Price excludes VAT

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