In an unrivalled setting of idyllic tranquillity, you will find this unique property. It is located in a breath-taking landscaped botanical garden, surrounded by the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains, set amongst rare and ancient trees and home to unique birdlife and wildlife. This property is truly one of a kind.
The property consists of two houses which are built on a 1.2 hectare private plot of land in the 91 hectare Blyde River Botanical Reserve. The first house comprises a large open plan living room with a kitchen crafted from sleeper wood; cupboards, bar and finishes. Downstairs is one bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and a large study filled with cupboards. A feature is the glass windows looking out to the mountain and garden; a painting that changes every day.
The spacious upstairs area that is currently being used as an entertainment area, with a built-in braai, a guest toilet, and a bath. This large room walks out to the wraparound deck from where you can indulge in the most amazing mountain views. The upstairs bedroom can easily be changed into a master bedroom with the extra outside bathroom and loads of cupboard space.
The second house has 3 bedrooms; one large room downstairs with an en-suite bathroom and two bedrooms upstairs which share a bathroom. This house also has its own kitchen and lounge area with wooden cupboards. This property is ideal for 2 families that would like to share. Outside is a separate storeroom/laundry, about 30sqm.
This property has one of the most beautiful gardens you will ever see; large trees and a lush green lawn. You can enjoy the birdlife and wildlife from your doorstep. You will also be frequently visited by zebras and dwarf mongooses.
The property is built to entertain and the main house can easily be expanded.
The Botanical Nature Reserve is situated on the picturesque Blyde River, 23km from Hoedspruit Town. The reserve has a spectacular backdrop of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains. The reserve has a security fence and there is a manned entrance. The reserve is well stocked with plains game like Waterbuck, Wildebeest, Zebra, Nyala, Kudu, Impala, Warthog and Jackal to name a few. A wide variety of birds can also be found on the reserve.