SPRAWLING FAMILY RESIDENCE IN CENTRAL WESTVILLE
Invite the glory of the outdoors indoors in this gorgeously configured home that has been designed to take full advantage of the Durban climate. This sprawling family residence, set on 3 427 sqm of expansive, level land, boasts spacious proportions and tasteful finishes throughout which are bound to impress. Encompassing four generous bedrooms; two and a half bathrooms, a voluminous open plan living space (which includes a formal lounge, dining area and piano lounge); an extensive and contemporary kitchen; a family Tv lounge; a home office and a music room. The home exceeds the grace of its internal spaces with three separate outdoor entertainment areas. Incredibly, this property offers even more with a self-contained private flatlet for family, guests or income generation.
Located in central Westville, in the prime residential suburb of Beverley Hills, the property benefits from easy access to the M13 and is within one kilometre of Westville Boys High School, Mosque as well as local restaurants and shopping mall.
An entry foyer, with a striking front pivot door, provides access to two distinct areas of the home. To the right is the expansive open plan living area. A truly generous space that is as inviting as it is impressive. Flow circulates effortlessly from the graceful formal lounge, with its built-in cabinetry and dual beaded chandeliers, to the snug piano lounge, which would make an ideal home bar or games room, up into the elevated dining space built to accommodate a twelve-seater dining table. The neutral tiles, striking chandeliers and modern downlights fitted throughout, serve to unite the living area and enhance the grand sense of space. Two beautiful outdoor entertainment areas can be accessed from the living space. Off the formal lounge, concertina doors fold back to open the room out even further onto the covered patio. This outdoor entertainment area, which opens out onto the level lawn and overlooks the inviting swimming pool, can accommodate an outside lounge as well as an alfresco dining area. Back through the formal lounge into the dining room, French doors open wide onto a second outdoor space - a charming enclosed courtyard at the back of the house featuring a pergola, sun-decking and a prosperous lemon tree. This privately enclosed space offers protection from the wind and, along with the covered patio, ensures you can entertain in any weather.
The home boasts a large, stylish kitchen which opens off the dining room. It features a 5 burner gas stove, sleek quartz countertops and the added ambience of display cabinets and under counter lighting. In the centre of the space is the elegant island with prep bowl and breakfast bar. Further rooms that can be reached off the kitchen house the generous scullery with plenty of storage and a separate laundry with additional cupboard space. Flowing open plan from the kitchen is the conveniently placed family Tv lounge which opens out, via French doors, to the back garden.
The family sleeping quarters are situated down a passageway that leads off from the Tv lounge. The master suite is a sumptuous space with high ceilings, a bay window with built-in seating, gorgeous views of the garden and access to a private covered patio. The suite includes a large bathroom with a sunken bathtub and shower containing dual shower heads, as well as an opulent walk-in dressing room with built-in closets. Of the additional three bedrooms, two are spacious rooms that contain built-in closets and desks, air-conditioning, laminate flooring and beautiful views of the front garden. The third bedroom is a comfortable size with built-in closets and views of the back garden. These bedrooms have access to the full family bathroom, with its double granite-topped vanity and screed flooring, as well as a conveniently separate toilet.
Back in the entry foyer, the second distinct section of the house can be reached on the left. It includes the modern guest toilet and an air-conditioned home office with built-in desks and cupboards and boasts separate access from the driveway - ideal for those looking to work from home. The final room in this part of the home is a 40 sqm space currently used as a music room which has French doors leading to the back garden. With the strategic layout of the guest facilities, music room and office, this section of the house could easily be converted into a second self-contained flatlet.
The grounds of the property are level, well-maintained, and stretch away to surround the fibreglass pool and the third inviting outdoor entertainment space - the poolside sundeck. This arrangement is perfect for a weekend braai around the pool with an outdoor umbrella.
Situated separately from the home is the property's self-contained flatlet which features open plan living and dining area with a hatch opening into the kitchen with its solid wood cabinetry, granite counters and access to a private back courtyard. The bedroom suite is generously sized with built-in cupboards and an ensuite bathroom with shower.
Additional features of the property include double domestic accommodation, double automatic garage, carport, thriving vegetable garden in the back, two Jo-Jo water storage tanks and a garden shed.
All this is set behind a solid wall that runs the full perimeter of the property, with external and internal CCTV system, burglar bars and a full alarm system. The security of the property is enhanced by its positioning down a secure cul-de-sac with a guard hut situated at the entrance to the driveway.
This secure property will appeal to the family that wants to live in style, entertain elegantly and take full advantage of the beautiful outdoor spaces. To see this home, call today to set up an appointment.
CCTV, Garden Shed, JoJo Tanks, Air Conditioning, Sundeck, Enclosed Courtyard, Music Room, Home Office.