10,764.3 sqft :: 1,000 m2
Residential For Sale, Farm
Land size: 24.7 acres :: 10 ha
EXCLUSIVE GENTLEMAN’S EQUESTRIAN PROPERTY IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER SUBURBS IN KZNGentle green hills, latticed with groves of oak trees; green valley’s networked by rivers and streams; open meadows adorned with wildlife; the sight at dawn and dusk of horses is enough to make you want to pack up and move without a backwards glance! This timeless gentleman’s residence will surpass your family’s needs. The home is designed to the most exacting standards, and pride of ownership is guaranteed. The farm is situated to the south west of Alverstone in the heart of horse country. The property measures 25 level acres on the top of Alverstone plateau with gorgeous sea and mountain views. It borders Alverstone Wildlife Conservancy which has abundant buck, zebra and wildebeest. The conservancy has a boma with entertainment facilities, viewing hides and nature trails. These facilities are available for the residents use. The main residence is 1000 m², full of character and charm. The upper floor comprises 4 bedrooms. The master suite has a beautifully appointed bathroom and a walk in dressing rooms. All bathrooms have underfloor heating and heated towel rails. The upstairs has a lounge, with a “morso” fireplace and reading room area, and a large study, opening onto two balconies. The downstairs guest suite / 5th bedroom has a full bathroom with spa bath and underfloor heating, as well as a walk in closet. The ground floor comprises of a large kitchen with dining area, and a free range cooker and fireplace. Double doors open onto a secluded veranda, a raised herb and vegetable garden, and a 40 tree fruit orchard. There is a separate scullery and laundry off the kitchen area. The entertainment area consists of two further lounges, both with fireplaces, and a formal dining room as well as a wine cellar and media room opening onto the private veranda that overlooks the 13 meter long heated pool and 25 seater jacuzzi. The main residence has a four car garage, staff facilities, ducted air-conditioning and state of the art computerised home management system complete this luxurious offering. There are an additional 3 dwellings on the property, workshops, staff accommodation and the outstanding equestrian facilities. The country setting belies the ease of access to M13 and N3, as well as all the amenities of Hillcrest and surrounds. The new Busamed Private Hospital, which offers state of the art medical care is just minutes away. Some of the top private schools in KZN are within a 10km radius of the property. These include Kearsney College, Highbury Preparatory School and St Mary’s DSG. Thomas Moore College is also an easy commute, and Roseway Waldorf School is situated in Alverstone.
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Hillcrest, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa