One of only five houses actually inside Wynberg Park formerly a part of the Alphen Farm and bordering Bishopscourt this unique location is a Cape Town secret, loved by itâ€™s residents for itâ€™s tranquil secure position at the top of Wynberg Hill. This substantial and versatile property has been renovated to offer lots of living areas and is set in a beautiful water-wise garden embraced by trees that provide cool summer living and warm sunshine in winter. South-east entry through double French glass doors leads to open plan lounge and dining room with wooden beams, high ceilings and a feature stone fireplace. This leads to a large feature sun-room and conservatory, which in turn flows to both the gardens, the patio and a covered pool with water feature embraced by new Palau wooden decked entertainment area with large flat screen TV - this area is a 'Home & Garden' picture by day and night.
There is a guest suite with double shower behind mirror doors from the lounge - a conversion done for the owners elderly parent however this would normally serve as a study area and guest loo but with a double shower it would always serve as a very convenient guest suite. The kitchen is well fitted including a Smeg gas and electric oven, hob and extractor. The solid wooden counter tops and matching half moon breakfast bar table adds a warm country feel.
Upstairs has been reconfigured from an original five bedrooms and two bathrooms to it's new configuration being a huge main en-suite (with a corner spa bath and shower and double basins) and a well fitted dressing room and a second bedroom, a second bathroom and an upstairs living room / library of the landing which could easily be turned back into two more bedrooms. This area also has a charming roof conversion study area with sky lights .
The property also boasts two comfortable self-contained apartments. Each apartment consists of lounge, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. All furniture in the fully fitted self contained apartments is included in the sale. The apartments have their own electricity meters and geysers and they do not impact on privacy of the main dwelling.
Camera intercom, perimeter beams, alarm and electric gate, wiring provide additional security for an already secure location. There is also a security gate that closes the upstairs area from the ground floor, an increasingly popular feature in homes today. Secure enclosed paved parking for at least six cars. The property is energy efficient with solar and gas geysers, double glazing , insulation and extensive use of LED lighting.
This residence is also a dog lovers dream as only the five properties inside the Park enjoy unlimited Park access as the Park has an opening and closing time. It is conveniently located to the Travato Link connecting to the M3 and Claremont and Wynberg and to Rhodes Drive via Klaasens Road (through Bishopscourt). It is an easy safe walk to Springfield and Wynberg Boys and Girls Schools. Constantia Village and Cavendish Square are a very short drive away.
A unique opportunity to own this classic French Provincial style home, with its enviable address and versatility makes this an excitingly different place to call home.