7 Bedroom House in Poortview
R 5 800 000
Jon Rosenberg Estates-Jon Rosenburg Estates cc
7 Bedroom House in Poortview
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Large freehold property in Poortview
This smallholding is situated in Poortview (or Ruimsig), an exclusive superb suburb bordered by the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden with the Witpoortjie waterfall and the Crocodile river, the Roodekrans Ridge where the Black eagles feed, the Ruimsig Entomological Reserve (home to the Ruimsig Copper butterfly), an International golf course and athletic stadium. In close proximity is the International Monash University, the Silver Star Casino with the Soultice Day Spa, and the world renowned Cradle of Humankind is twenty minutes away!
Restaurants in the Casino: Billy G - Buffet, Calisto''s - Portuguese restaurant, Col''Cacchio - Pizzeria, Publicity Bar & Grill, Silver Arrow Spur, Steak restaurant, Black Cherry Coffee Shop, Vigour and Verve Coffee Shop and also with 6 cinemas.
Fast Foods: Mi-Vami - Continental Delicacies, Noodle Bar - Chinese Cuisine, RAJ Express - Indian Cuisine, Steers - Flame grilled Burgers.
Guest Houses: Black Eagle Guest House & Conference Centre, Hole-in-One Guest House, Afrik Boutique Hotel.
The newly build Netcare Hospital will be operational in the new future.
This smallholding is situated close to the Botanical Garden and within walking distance of 3 private schools. The property is fully walled and secured. 2 Equipped boreholes are a bonus! The solid wood fitted bar adds to the enjoyment when having family gatherings or entertaining. Under roof patio and braai area flow out into garden, pool, thatched lapa, pizza oven, Koi pond, there are 2 braai areas. Under roof parking area with storerooms for boats, trailers, caravans, trucks, extra vehicles.
There is a possibility of changing the one wing of the house into a self-contained flatlet. The kitchen has a separate scullery and laundry which gives access to 5-6 garages. The family room has fitted wooden wall units. The garden is mostly indigenous with a variety of trees, shrubs and a large vegetable garden plus grapevine. Calming water features add to the tranquillity.
Also with 8 Carports, double domestic accommodation.
Lifestyle on these smallholdings is exciting and fun filled. You have the best to two worlds with the pleasures of farm life on the one hand and the luxuries of city life on the other hand. Enjoy having horses, ducks, geese, chickens laying eggs daily, sheep, a cow or two for your daily milk, a pond with fish, a large store for your small tractor and farm equipment, owl boxes with owls, an aviary with birdsong all day, an orchard filled with fruit trees, a large vegetable and herb garden. Your children can enjoy their own cricket pitch, tennis or squash court, olympic pool, kiddies play area and jungle gym, sauna and steam bath.
For the cherry on the top, design and build your own family chapel on these large well treed stands. The added benefit of living in this area is that the Walter Sisulu National Botanical garden is on your doorstep for daily walks, jogs, picnics, a quiet moment, a visit to the Witpoortjie waterfall, a lunch in the park, birdwatching in the bird hide, enjoying the outside gym area, meeting friends, viewing the Black eagles in flight or on their nest at the waterfall, taking the kids to the play area, and teaching them to observe and enjoy nature with all its attributes.
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The Roodepoort region is one of the most attractive residential areas in Johannesburg, offering charming suburbs amid rolling hills, with superb views of the city to the east, and the Magaliesburg to the west. There are plenty of open spaces, golf courses and entertainment areas, as well as what many consider the city’s finest park, the Walther Sisulu Botanical Gardens.Find out more about Roodepoort