Eight bedroom lodge in Kleinemonde - Port Alfred

Thursday, 8 February 2018

Item details

City: Port Alfred, Eastern Cape
Offer type: Sell
Price: R 3,500,000
Bedrooms:8
Bathrooms:5
Full Square, m²:600
Land Square, m²:32558
Floors in House:2

Contacts

Contact name Angus Schlemmer
Phone 0835562933

Item description

MAKE AN OFFER! A home with diverse potential as either a bed and breakfast or a rustic river lodge. With its old world grace this spacious lodge on the banks of the East Kleinemonde river has an air of romance and artistic flair .The surrounding primal African landscape, ensures an unforgettable experience.Taking in the surroundings you become aware that this is home to a magnificent array of wildlife, from tiny insects to the abundant bird life.This six hundred square meter abode is situated on one thousand and seventy eight square meters of residential space, which adjoins and includes in excess of three hectares of private nature reserve at no extra cost. If the floors and walls are the strong bones that give it structure, the rustic nature provides character to this unique home. The main dwelling has six bedrooms , three of which have en-suite bathrooms. Finished with natural textures and materials, contribute to making these spaces special. The two flatlets add two more rooms both of which have en-suite bathrooms. The open plan living area upstairs boasts a large rustic fireplace adding warmth and charm to this home. Open the large sliding doors to take the ambience to a new level. The covered patio is an entertainers dream. Downstairs is comprised of an open plan living area, which includes a pub and second kitchen, with aluminium sliding doors giving access to an additional patio and entertainment area between the homestead and guest wing. This patio is completely sheltered from the east and west wind, while upstairs would offer reprieve from the prevailing west wind.The spaces have all been designed to be flexible and multipurpose to maximise the pleasure in using them. This home not only provides physical comfort but spiritual comfort, meaning space, light, contrast of textures and a pure African experience. An added feature of this home is 15 000 litres of rainwater. A simple turn of the stopcock allows you to revert to the municipal supply.
The Kleinemonde area is conveniently situated between Port Elizabeth and East London for easy access to airports, and there are Game Reserves and Bird Walks and River Escapes, or Golf at the Fish River Sun or the Royal Port Alfred Links Golf Course to enjoy. In close proximity are Bathurst, Port Alfred and Grahamstown, steeped in Frontier history. Excellent schools abound, including Rhodes University, museums for all the arts. The annual Grahamstown Festival in July is not to be missed. Locally there is an abundance of Clubs and Sports venues. The estuaries and beaches offer limitless opportunities for outdoor activities.
Call Angus today for an appointment. You do not want to miss out on this one.