3 Bedroom House in Wilderness
R 8 500 000
3 Bedroom House in Wilderness
R 8 500 000Can I afford this?
Charming Architectural designed Eco home positioned on the cliff edge overlooking the infinite Wilderness beach.
Built by Knysna Timber Homes with total respect for the environment it nestles amongst Milkwoods and indigenous flora, offering privacy on 4.36 ha.
The ground level bedroom is private and has sliding doors to a indigenous garden on the sea front.
A wide Garapa-cladded staircase leads to the first floor where youre greeted by the wonderful sound of the waves and spectacular vista of the Indian Ocean.
Located on this level is the main en-suite bedroom, a beautiful open plan kitchen with oak tops ,Esse fire wood cooker, living room with a 2nd fireplace. Stacking doors open out to the undercover entertainment area with built in braai featuring 2 Iroko corner pillars and shutters that offer protection from the southwesterly winds and rain.
The 3rd bedroom en-suite is on the upper level plus a study featuring a special built-in Ashwood desktop and shelving.
Just off the main house is a separate single garage with studio and further away, built amongst the fynbos is a natural swimming pool which is kept clean by the plant vegetation.
The home has featured in The Green Home Magazine and has been the winner of a few green building awards.
High grade SA pine was used for the substructure and wall frames, while Garapa timber clads the external walls decks and some inside floors and walls. Iroko timber was use for window frames and doors.
The solar panels on the roof provide all the electricity needed to run the house.The energy is stored in the battery bank in the garage which can store power to run the house for up to 4 days. You could install an Esse wood fire cooker in the kitchen to supplement the heating of the water as the piping is in place The water is heated by the Solar panels.
In addition there is Low-watt lighting, Grey water for gardening, 90 000 litre rainwater storage tank under the house. The property is full of wildlife and is an important animal and bird corridor to the sea. It is also home to a number of threatened plants species.
Wilderness is a coastal town on the Garden Route of the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The village of Wilderness is located within a 20 minute drive of the George Airport, George CBD and Garden Route Mall. Wilderness is set directly on the Touw River Lagoon between the Kaaimans River and the Goukama Nature Reserve and is bordered by the Outeniqua Mountains and the warm Indian Ocean.
It has become a sought-after international holiday destination catering for not only water-sport enthusiasts, but also offering a variety of wildlife, particularly birds, and is the ideal location from which to enjoy rejuvenating hikes, annual cycle tours, adventure marathons, kloofing (canyoning), canoeing, hang-gliding, paragliding, horse-riding, golfing or leisurely scenic drives.
Just outside Wilderness, two breath-taking viewing points offer magnificent views of the coastline namely the Map of Africa Viewpoint and Dolphin Point. A photographic hotspot is the Kaaimans River Bridge and Serpentine River viewpoint, on your way up to Hoekwil.
Wilderness and surrounds is home to the Garden Route National Park, Ebb and Flow Camp Site, Kingfisher MTB Enduro Race, Woodville Big Tree, Malachite Bird Hide and Outeniqua Hiking Trail. Weekly markets include award-winning Wild Oats Market in Sedgefield, Outeniqua Farmers Market in George and Milkwood Village evening market in Wilderness every Friday.
Contact Cheryl Capsopoulos, your area agent if you are interested in investing in real estate she is based in our RE/MAX Eden office in Wilderness, she can assist you with all your property needs in Wilderness, Wilderness Heights, Hoekwil, Langvlei Dunes, Kleinkrantz, Rondevlei, and surrounds.
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