6 Bed House in Ruimsig
R 8 500 000
6 Bed House in Ruimsig
R 8 500 000
House, cottage, stables, 16 garages, river in Ruimsig
This exclusive property definitely has a touch of old world charm! It is nestled among large trees, rolling lawns and a slow running river to complete the picture! A tract of land which would measure about 1 Ha. is situated across the river. In the main dwelling the M.E.S. is situated upstairs with a walk-in dressing room, balcony and lounge area. The royal red room has an open fireplace. The bar is conveniently situated between all the living areas. More interesting features would be the braai area, the sun room surrounded by nature, the small library. The guest garden cottage has an extremely spacious kitchen, lounge/dining area, bedroom and sun room. A beautiful garden surrounds this cottage. The separate office comprises of 2 offices, reception & ablution facility. The stables, store rooms, tack room and under cover additional parking are immaculate! The property is sub-divisible and a must-to-see for the true nature lover!
This property is situated close to Ruimsig, an exclusive superb suburb in the vicinity of the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens 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, and the world renowned Cradle of Humankind is twenty minutes away!
Life style in this area is exciting and fun filled. You have the best of two worlds with the pleasures of farm life on the one hand and the luxuries of city life and 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 bird song 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 gyms. Also build and equip your own private 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, bird watching 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.
For the more energetic there is the International Athletic stadium and Country Club with golf course as well as the Planet Fitness gym.
Restaurants in the Silver Star Casino include:- Billy G - Buffet, Calisto's - Portuguese, Col'Cacchio - Pizzeria, Publicity Bar & Grill, Silver Arrow Spur, Steak restaurant, Black Cherry Coffee Shop, Vigour & Verve Coffee Shop. Fast Foods - Mi-Vami Continental Delicacies, Noodle Bar - Chinese Cuisine, RAJ Express - Indian Cuisine, Steers - Flamed grilled Burgers 6 Cinemas and the world renowned Cradle of Humankind is twenty minutes away!
Restaurants & Take-Aways:
Hooters, Chicken & Pizza Perfect, Nandos, KFC, Pizza Del Forno, Rock Cod Fish & Grill, Chinese Kitchen, The Daily Coffee Cafe, Rock Cod Country Restaurant, Turn & Tender, Mugg & Bean, Rocco Mammas.
Ruimsig Boulevard, Featherbrooke Village, Cradle Stone Mall, Clearwater Mall.
Medical & Hospitals:
Ruimsig Medical Centre, Life Pinehaven Hospital, Flora Hospital, Wilgeheuwel Hospital.
Schools in the area and within close proximity:
Maragon Private School, Eagle House School, King's School, Ruimsig Nursery School, Little Star Nursery School, Trinity House, Little Eagles, EduFun for Kids, Ruimsig Montessori, Muldersdrift Primary, Roodekrans Primary, Ridgevale Primary, Swim Jozi.
University: Monash International University.
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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