Style And Elegance

15 1st Avenue, Houghton Estate, South Africa
ZAR|19800000ZAR R19,800,000USD $1,144,423
MLS CVSA-10458
Web code FJLW
Status Active

Key Details

Total Beds
6
Full Baths
6
Half Baths
1

Overview

Style and elegance, combined with Luxury living exude this fastidiously and carefully designed home curated by its current owner - one of Johannesburg's leading interior decorators - from it's original glory as built in 1910 to the majestic splendour (in both garden and home) rarely seen in Johannesburg! Situated within a 2 minute drive of the Houghton Hotel and Golf course within easy walking distance to St John's, KES and Roedean as well as Mosques, Synagogues and Churches and an easy quick drive to Rosebank, Killarney and Oaklands - the home is perfectly located. Set in a park-like Sculptured garden...

where privacy abounds! From the sweeping driveway which wraps itself around the side of the property to the four car garage with plenty of off-road parking from where you enter the entrance patio with the views over the 12-meter solar heated swimming pool with outside jacuzzi gazebo, a flowing fountain and a garden one is transported into a world rarely seen or experienced which reminds us of the irreplaceable lifestyle in Johannesburg. Downstairs, from the large entrance patio you enter the home and are immersed into a layering and luxury detail rarely seen in homes, from the hand painted formal dining room, with interleading plush and large formal sitting room, an entrance hall in the centre of the home with a double volume sweeping purpose-built staircase with another private patio and designer guest loo. A Separate downstairs living room or office if work from home. All formal and informal rooms have feature gas or Morso fireplaces. A large functional display chefs kitchen, separate scuĺlery / laundry. A separate and beautiful guest wing with galley kitchen, full bathroom and private entrance completes the downstairs offering. Upstairs there are three majestic bedrooms – all en-suite with beautiful views – main which takes up an entire wing of the home with large walk-in dressing room and a beautiful view over the garden. There is additionally a second pajama lounge / living room which could be the fifth bedroom in the home and an abundant landing which could and has also been utilised as a pyjama lounge. In the annex / outbuildings to the home there is a gymnasium, media room or home theatre / billiard room. There is an additional 2 bedroom apartment above the garages - perfect for the live-in granny / young Executives so no need to leave home. Staff rooms are also separate and self contained. This home is set in a majestic garden of approximately an acre. All geysers are on solar, pool heating is solar, there is an 80 KVA generator on site and a borehole so living abundantly regardless of outages and external factors is covered. As far as security is concerned there is a double electric fence, a high tech 16 camera digital security system with integrated multiple media platforms, integrated burglar bars to the style of the home, a well lit garden with mood and flood lights for security as well as double layer of access doors for security and aesthetics complete this phenomenal offering

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Amenities

Cooling
Air conditioning
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