BAVIAANSKLOOF MOUNTAIN RETREAT Baviaanskloof Private Estate Exclusive Secure lifestyle.... this boutique estate in its elevated position against the mountain slopes features largely north facing vistas as well as sea views and magnificent sunsets, In a quiet and private position with the trickling of the mountain stream you will find this modern home boasting generous proportions and seamless indoor to outdoor entertaining. This designer home was built with great care and consideration for not only a comfortable lifestyle and entertainment but also elements such as insulation and acoustics, privacy and views. Upon entering you are captivated by the flouting staircase and line of sight directly through the center of the home emoting a feeling of calm and relaxation. A well appointed guest suite on the lower level leads out to the garden and has access to its own front door. The current study was designed with dual purpose as a family tv room and has internal sliding doors and also leads out to the garden. Leading through to the open plan living areas one is aware of the double volume spaces and interest used with bulkheads to create mood and shadow with evening lighting, mix of floor coverings between polished porcelain tiles and solid wood flooring define the areas. Step down into the spacious formal lounge area with its floor to ceiling sliding doors maximizing the views and allowing the natural surroundings in or enjoy the warmth of the heat emanating from the large glass front combustion fireplace in Winter. Well appointed state of the art kitchen leaves you wanting for nothing, Siemens built in appliances including a coffee machine and combo microwave, working island plumbed for a prep bowl and an incredible Viking 6 burner gas hob and also serves as a relaxed social or al fresco area. Dining area leads out to a screed raised verandah with a built in braai area and commercial pizza/bread oven overlooking the lush of the garden with feature raised vegetable garden boxes, level lawn terraces and down towards the stream. On the upper level the landing divides to two well proportioned bedrooms with high ceilings sharing a full bathroom with feature tub and glass walk in shower. Front bedroom leads out to sea facing balcony overlooking the garden and the back bedroom enjoys magnificent mountain vistas. Expansive main bedroom looks out over a balcony towards the bay and is open plan through the dressing room with ample cupboards towards the full en suite bathroom with heated towel rail, feature slipper bath, walk in glass shower and double vanity. Bedroom is carpeted and has a flat screen television on extension arm and space to create your own relaxation area, provisions in place for a feature gas fireplace. Undercover outdoor living area is surrounded by Teak decking spaces and the rim flow pool, it's wind sheltered and enjoyed all year round. Birdlife is aplenty and the constant flowing ravine that meanders through the property creates a soothing and tranquil space to call home. ADDITIONAL FEATURES: · C-Bus electrical system controlling: Heat – geyser and under floor, lights – motion detection and other switches, piped sound, input from TV, radio or iPod and alarm. Can be controlled via cell phone, iPad or computer. Under floor heating in living areas and all bedrooms plus en-suite bathroom Solid 25mm wooden floors. Rest of house is polished 600 x 1200 porcelain tiles and carpets in bedrooms. Extra thick insolation installed in the roof for extra comfort Kitchen has own under counter geyser 106 plug points in and outside house on 14 circuit breakers Multiple earth leakages to prevent total blackout incase of system tripping Sliding Shutters on all windows and doors for insulation Solar heated swimming pool with thermo blanket Fully automated garden sprinkler system. Garden lights controlled by C-Bus system. Oversized double garage with large workshop area with extra storage space.