Unit 54

Price: R4 million

This well-appointed lodge, situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, has breath-taking views north-west across the Olifants River towards the Drakensberg foothills.

The house is accessed along paved pathways under a canopy of trees from two covered carports which are located behind the house to the south. Subtle lighting in the carports and along the pathways gives illuminated access to the entrance at night, and is operated by two-way switches.

The unit was re-thatched and extensively renovated in November 2014, and boasts a fully functional open plan kitchen with Caesarstone worktops, gas stove/electric oven and dishwasher. A separate pantry has 3 fridges, a microwave and ample storage space for food and drinks.

The spacious lounge has a wall-mounted LED TV, DVD player and Explora DSTV decoder, with large windows and 3-way access to a large deck. The covered patio/deck leading off the lounge serves as a dining area with a large table and roller blinds on all three sides should there be bad weather.

The large deck itself is 132m2 comes with two cantilever umbrellas, Mobelli outdoor furniture, 2 outdoor loungers and a Weber gas braai. Below the deck is an open style boma with fire pit and a fixed serving table.

The four bedrooms each have their own access by way of a covered walkway which leads out onto the deck. They have new built-in cupboards with en-suite bathrooms – 2 bathrooms have showers, toilets and Ceasarstone vanities. The remaining 2 bathrooms have a shower, bath and toilet with Ceasarstone vanities.  The main bathroom has a large double vanity.  The two end bedrooms both have private outdoor showers leading off the bathrooms with amazing views of the bush, and one bedroom has its own private patio with the same views.

The game viewer is a 2010 Toyota Landcruiser with low-mileage and a custom built canopy and seating. The comfortable 9 separate bucket seats have binocular bins, drinks holders, and ample leg room as well as space for coolboxes and baskets. The vehicle is equipped with a Motorola radio and a dual battery system with low-voltage plug points for spot lights.

The home has upmarket finishes and fittings, modern furniture and household amenities. Some other features of interest:

  • The Living/Kitchen area and Main Bedroom have air-conditioners
  • Electricity throughout
  • Fully operational water softening and filtration system
  • One handheld radio
  • LG dishwasher
  • Ceiling fans in all bedrooms, living room, kitchen and covered patio.
  • Upright LG fridge/freezer, large LG double door fridge/freezer and a Whirlpool fridge with wine racks (all brushed metallic)
  • Bosch gas geysers with electric igniters
  • Storeroom hidden under the covered patio easy access to boma furniture, gas lights and Weber kettle braai.