This smallholding is situated in Poortview (or Ruimsig), an exclusive superb suburb bordered by the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden 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 with the Soultice Day Spa, this boasts a variety of restaurants and take aways. It has a Casino, 6 Cinemas and the Barnyard Theatre.
The world renowned Cradle of Humankind as twenty minutes away!
Close to Lanseria Airport.
Ruimsig Boulevard, Featherbrooke Village, Cradlestone Mall and Clearwater Mall.
Medical and Hospitals:
Ruimsig Medical Centre, Life Pinehaven Hospital, Flora Hospital and Wilgeheuwel Hospital.
Schools in the area and within close proximity:
Maragon Private school, Eagle House school, Kings school, Ruimsig Nursery school, Little Star Nursery school. Trinity House, Little Eagles, Edufun for kids, Ruimsig Montessori, Muldersdrift Primary, Roodekrans Primary. Ridgevale Primary and Swim Jozi.
Monash International University.
This smallholding is situated close to the Botanical Garden and within walking distance of 3 private schools. The property is fully walled and secured. 2 Equipped boreholes are a bonus! The solid wood fitted bar adds to the enjoyment when having family gatherings or entertaining. Under roof patio and braai area flow out into garden, pool, thatched lapa, pizza oven, koi pond. Outdoor toilet and shower. Under roof parking area with storerooms for boat, caravans, trucks or extra vehicles. There is a
possibility of changing the one wing of the house into a self-contained flatlet. There is double domestic accommodation with bathroom, kitchen and lapa. The kitchen has a separate scullery and laundry which gives access to 5 garages. A carport for an extra 2 vehicles. The family room has fitted wooden wall units. The garden is mostly indigenous with a variety of trees, shrubs and a large vegetable garden plus grapevine. Calming water features add to the tranquility.
Special Features of the Property:
Totally refurbished characterful homely home.
Exceptionally spacious entertainment areas plus fitted solid oak bar.
Beautiful under roof patios overlooking garden and pool.
Terrace braai on under roof terrace.
Outside thatch lapa plus pizza oven, open braai and boma.
Fitted solid wood walls units in living room.
Large scullery and laundry.
Kitchen has double oven, gas stove and electric stove.
Direct access into the 5 to 6 garages.
5 to 7 Bedrooms (2 en-suite).
Double domestic accommodation.
2 Boreholes plus Municipal water.
Water feature plus koi pond.
Large infrastructure for vegetable garden.
Large indigenous trees.
Gym plus steam room.
Under floor heating in various rooms.
Property close to Private Schools.
1,2 Ha. Sub-divisible land.
Lifestyle on these smallholdings is exciting and fun filled. You have the best of two worlds with the pleasure of farm life on the one hand and the luxuries of city life on the other hand. A fish pond, a large store for all your small tractor and farm equipment, owl boxes for owl. Large vegetable and herb garden. Your children can enjoy their own cricket pitch, tennis court, olympic pool, kiddies play area and jungle gym, sauna and steam room. 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.