The 10 most expensive estates in South Africa

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See where South Africa's wealthiest reside.

“The national average cost for a property in South Africa is R700,000, whereas the average price of a property within an estate is R2m – nearly three times the national average,” says Paul-Roux De Kock, analytics director, Lightstone. But where are the most expensive estates? Lightstone analysed the median value for a property within estates:

  • Villa Santini in Sandhurst, Johannesburg: R17,4m
  • Silverhurst Estate, Cape Town: R16,25m
  • Cloud’s End, Morningside, Sandton: R15,3m
  • Les Maisons on Fifth, Hyde Park, Sandton: R14,875m
  • Sandals, Voelklip, Hermanus: R13,9m
  • 52 Barkeley Avenue, Bryanston, Sandton: R13,85m
  • Steenberg Golf Estate, Cape Town – R13,425m
  • Villa Fiori, Morningside, Sandton: R13,125m
  • Central Park, Houghton Estate, Johannesburg: R13,05m
  • High Constantia, Constantia, Cape Town: R12,85m

Take a look at some of the beautiful homes in these magnificent estates:

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This grand 5 bedroom home Villa Santini has all rooms opening onto private courtyards.

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This home in Silverhurst estate is a vision of opulence and grand designs.

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An immaculate 3 bedroom abode set on the picturesque Steenberg golf estate.

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This home in Les Maisons on Fifth is the essence of French flair and modern contemporary design.

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Idyllic vineyard and mountain views surround this amazing 4 bedroom home in High Constantia.

This article originally appeared in Neighbourhood, Sunday Times.

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