Stunning 5 Bedroom Lifestyle Property, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
This lifestyle property is nestled in the tranquil country area of Sardinia Bay, Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape, South Africa) , bordering on the Sardinia Bay nature reserve and beach and just 10 minutes from the suburbs and shopping centres and within walking distance of one of PE’s golf courses.
On top of its beautiful location, this property contains so many wonderful and unique features that it surely won’t be on the market for very long.
The 7 year-old face-brick eco home is designed to be fully self-sufficient and low maintenance. The home is unaffected by power outages and water restrictions.
The irrigated 1.6ha property includes stabling for 2 horses and large grassy fields for paddocks. Glorious gardens feature indigenous and exotic plants and attract a variety of birds and wildlife including Knysna Loeries, buck, mongeese, tortoises, hares and monkeys to name but a few.
The home is an entertainer’s dream. Spacious living areas flow from the practical open-plan kitchen with gas and electric cooking options, caesar stone counters, water filtration and beautifully made cabinetry with roll-down doors to cover appliances. A scullery, laundry and double garage lead off from the kitchen area. The central atrium with a water feature and bamboo garden add to the peaceful setting of the home. Laminated wood flooring covers the living areas with tiles in bathrooms and kitchen. Soft-closing drawers are found in the bedrooms and kitchen
The dining and living areas include a gas pebble fireplace and lead out to an undercover patio, salt water filtered swimming pool and the gardens. The entertainment room includes a pizza oven, braai/ bbq installation, a kitchenette and a guest toilet.
Bedrooms are generously proportioned all with modern en-suite bathrooms fed by a solar geyser. The main bedroom includes a large dressing room and an additional outdoor hot water shower in a private garden.
The den/ lounge overlooks a tropical palm garden and has a wood burning fireplace. The gym/ office faces into a secluded garden
Double-glazed windows, a fresh air ventilation system and a double layer Thermoguard roof insulation ensure the home enjoys ambient temperatures and healthy air year-round
An efficient solar power system provides continuous electricity. There are 3 boreholes and a 4-phase water filtration system. Comprehensive security includes Trellidor Clearguard screens and door security, camera/video/alarm system, video intercom controlled entrance gate and night-time outside illumination
The detached cottage comprises of 2 bedrooms, bathroom and an air-conditioned living area.
The estate manager/housekeeper quarters has 3 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, courtyard, storeroom and solar geyser.
Additional outbuildings include a single garage, a workshop, a toolroom and storeroom. There is undercover parking for 3 vehicles and outdoor parking for a further 8 vehicles.
Main Features/Other information
* 5 Bedrooms
* Multiple Living/Reception Rooms
* Self-sufficient/Eco Friendly
* Air Conditioning
* Multiple Security Features
* Swimming Pool
* Workshop/Tool Room/Storeroom
* Spacious Tropical Garden Areas
* Garage/Parking Area
* Walking Distance to Golf Course and Countless Other Leisure/Tourist Activities
* Surrounded by the Stunning Natural Beauty and Wildlife in Port Elizabeth
About the area
Port Elizabeth is located on the east coast of South Africa, in the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality.
PE is known for its beautiful beaches, coastal scenery and bio-diversity. Game and ocean safaris (the big seven), shark diving, surfing and golf are but a few of the attractions. PE is midway between Capetown and Durban and is the gateway to some of SA’s most spectacular attractions. Less than an hour to the north-east is the renowned Addo elephant park and the exclusive Shamwari game reserve and many other game lodges attracting hundreds of international visitors annually. An hour to the west along the Garden route, are the coastal resort towns of St Francis Bay and Cape St Francis, known for world class surfing spots. An hour further along are the two well known holiday areas of Knysna and Plettenberg Bay visited annually by international tourist.