Set in the picturesque village of Hoekwil, just outside Wilderness, in the beautiful Garden Route there is more to this property than meets the eye. Located on a 1.8 ha of natural forest, the Outeniqua mountain on your doorstep, a stream that forms the boundary and the sea 7 kilometers away you have the best of both worlds.
This exquisitely refurbished and well maintained property offers privacy, security, a lovely lush indigenous garden, a veranda that goes almost around the house and a beautiful country style family home. Stepping onto the veranda you are embraced by the space, sunlight and fresh air.
The charming single story property overs spacious living areas, an open plan farm style kitchen with separate scullery, a fireplace, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, separate studio, double garage, large workshop, store room and laundry.
The living areas are open-plan and inter-leading. The lounge and dining room lead to the undercover veranda with a built-in braai and breathtakingly beautiful views of surrounds and the mountains. An wood burning closed combustion GODIN fireplace heats up the family room on cold winter nights and the built-in Quadraphonic speaker sound system adds ambiance.
The kitchen offers ample cupboards, granite counter tops, SMEG gas stove with electric oven and hob. A scullery is semi-open plan to the kitchen with shelving and space for dishwasher and double door fridge/freezer. The scullery is fitted with a small geyser.
Comfortable bedrooms with a stunning spacious en-suit (shower only) master bedroom with walk-in cupboards and a French door that leads to the veranda. The main bedroom is fitted with a solar powered geyser and underfloor heating. The two additional bedrooms have built-in cupboards and a full bathroom (electric geyser) in the passage is shared by these.
The separate studio is ideal for an artist or can be utilized as an extra bedroom or office/work from home set-up. The studio opens onto the covered veranda through French doors. Not only are the garages practical but have custom-made solid meranti doors that add to the tranquility of this property. A bonus for most men is the spacious workshop in the extra large garage. This area is very neat with built-in cupboards and linked to a storeroom with an extractor fan. The second garage also offers built-in cupboards. There is a separate shed of approximately 35sqm for garden tools and implements. The outside laundry offers enough space to be used as an ironing room as well.
A neat, slight downward cascading driveway leads to the spacious parking in front of the garages.
3 water tanks with a total capacity of 15 000L, good security comprising of burglar bars, security doors and gates, alarm system with motion and heat sensor beams around the house, outside lights that can be operated by remote or manually, fenced and secured by an electric sliding gate with intercom system and a french drain system complete this property.
The lush, colourful, landscaped garden has various fruit bearing trees (cumquat, fig, lemon and naartjie) plus a large area of red rye grass, perfect for grazing. There is additional space to create a herbs and/or vegetable garden that could easily turn this property into an income-generating or self-sustainable lifestyle property. There is also a wide variety of quinine, mahogany, camphor and frangipani trees. Various shrubs and plants create a haven for the abundant birdlife.
Going through the indigenous forest a lush Blackwood forest meets you which borders on a seasonal stream at the bottom. Tame bush buck roam freely and often graze around the house
INCLUDED IN THE SALE:
All loose standing cupboards
Built-in wall unit in lounge
Double door fridge / freezer
6 Seater kitchen table and chairs
SMEG Free standing stove and hob
The double doors with solid iron bars in the external doors act as security doors.
Built-in burglar bars into all windows.
Beams that are heat sensitive installed all around the home connected with a voice alert system which notifies where the beam is activated.
Remote switches all external lights on instantly.
AFRIHOST Wifi - ADSL 100gig at 4mb speed
Water filtration system that has never been used (not necessary)
The entire patio roof is professionally done with reed decking at the bottom, then hessian and silver and chromo deck on top.
- Property Type House
- Beds 3
- Bath 2
- Garages 2
- Building Size 410m²
- Stand Size 18,661m²
- Living Area 3
- Study 1
- Rates & Taxes ± 500
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