This Picturesque Private Retreat Is Selling For R 42 000 000! Tucked away upon a hilltop in the desirable enclave of Bishopscourt is this enchanting, resort style entertainer surrounded by commanding north-facing mountain views. Set back in an elevated position, this one-of-a-kind thatched residence oozes charm and tranquillity with its flourishing park like setting whilst offering luxurious entertainment/living spaces where friends and family can relax and entertain in blissful sun-soaked luxury.
The main house boasts 4 bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms and underfloor heating throughout plus additional accommodation in a separate, spacious cottage for visiting guests. Rolling lawns filled with lush foliage and century old trees border this 1135m2 home which also includes a billiard loft, bridge/card room, tennis court, swimming pool and formal gentleman’s study. Separate staff accommodation, storage space and six automated garages complete this exceptionally gracious family home awaiting your personal touch!
A double entry foyer will lead your guests effortlessly to the sophisticated living areas which include a spacious lounge highlighted by a wood burning fireplace and a formal open plan dining room designed for lavish entertaining. These gracious spaces surrounded by glass doors open onto the front garden patio and North facing entertainment terrace. Following on is a bridge/card room warmed by a feature fireplace, that opens effortlessly onto the undercover entertainment terraces and leads up to a loft that is used as a billiard room with a balcony overlooking the tennis court.
Two sets of stairs lead to the upper bedroom wing which include an exquisite primary suite highlighted by an exposed thatch ceiling and includes his and her en suite bathrooms and separate walk-through dressing areas. Double doors open onto two private balconies that overlook the pool terrace and tennis court. An additional spacious bedroom with an en suite bathroom completes the upper level.
The lower level offers two sumptuous bedrooms that include fitted cupboards, full en suite bathrooms with deluxe bath tubs, walk in showers, double vanities and private open-air courtyards and doors that open onto the front garden patio. A private seating area or additional pyjama lounge is shared by both bedrooms.