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Set right against the slopes of Table Mountain, Bishopscourt is synonymous with gracious oaks that line most of the quiet streets. Bishopscourt has an exquisite setting - no surprise then that a number of foreign embassies have chosen this suburb as their home and a collection of local and international celebrities too.
Walks along the Liesbeek River, which this home abuts, will take you past a remarkable riverine garden, which homeowners have created to re-establish an important ecological system immediately downstream of the world-famous Kirstenbosch Gardens and includes over 100 indigenous trees and plants, creating a haven for indigenous birdlife.
This recently completed brand new home is architecturally designed to incorporate fabulous mountain views into every room. It comprises of 5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, a fully equipped downstairs flat, Open plan living spaces with floor to ceiling concertina doors to the outside, and all the bespoke essentials befitting a home of this calibre.
Direct access through triple automated garage.
Ground floor comprises of: Spacious guests suite (or fifth bedroom) with its own entrance. Bedroom, en suite bathroom and private lounge with fireplace leading to a deck.
Open plan oversized lounge, dining area & modern kitchen, library and wine nook, expansive scullery and beautiful covered generous outdoor entertainment deck with built in braai and retractable awnings, adjacent to the kitchen. There is a scenic walkway down to the pool and patio area, which overlooks flat rolling lawn in a leafy intimate setting.
First floor houses 4 Bedrooms:
Bedroom 1 - views, built in cupboards, en suite bathroom.
Bedroom 2 & 3 - share a full bathroom – bath, shower, double basin, separate toilet
Bedroom 4 - Main bedroom with ducted air-conditioning, gorgeous views, Juliette balcony, dressing room, full en suite with underfloor heating, double shower, double basin & heated towel rails
Below the home is a fully self-contained flat with its own entrance, kitchenette and bathroom.
Bishopscourt is close to the Constantia Wine Route, Kirstenbosch Gardens and getting to the city centre is a matter of 15 minutes’ drive. Maynard Park, in Wynberg, has an open-air theatre that in summer offers anything from Shakespeare to opera and is a favourite for the theatre-and-picnic brigade.
No expense has been spared to install a state of the art security with 16 camera’s, a fully electrified perimeter and a high-tech Paradox alarm system. Computer systems designed to be connected to Verifier Technology. Fibre installation at 50 MBS or higher.
Fully curtained throughout with block out lining.
Borehole with water filtration through to home, meaning that you do not pay for municipal water and can drink the water from your borehole which is also used to irrigate the garden.
Pool and garden services INCLUDED in the rental.