Other , West Coast
PIKETBERG COTTAGE TO RENT * Historic homestead/rambling cottage built in the 1840s; old-world charm * Known as the Katzeff House (on museum's historic walk route) * Cool in summer; has Aga for winter * 2.5 bedrooms plus scullery * wooden ceilings and oregan floors * Spacious seperate lounge and kitchen * Private stoep front and back with views * Little enclosed garden ideal for one ir two small pets * Central but in quiet neighbourhood near Piketberg Primary & High School and NG Church, close enough to CBD to walk down * See-thru burglar bars and safetygates throughout * Ideal for single professional or couple with one or two children or pets * 1 year lease ideally, renewable * Suitable for professionals working from home or in town; artists or writers needing to escape the city bustle welcome * Mixed residential & business rights (depending) * Renting direct from owner * Prepaid electricity * R6000 p/month including water * Due to little steps here and there not suitable for the frail Piketberg is a charming rural town inland from the West Coast off the N7, 120km from Cape Town and within quick reach of Porterville, Malmesbury, Riebeeck Kasteel & West, Citrusdal and Moorreesburg as well as Velddrift, Elandsbay, Paternoster & Langebaan on the West Coast. It's industries consist of Bo-berg fruit and other farms, wheat, grape and rooibos farming surrounding the town, and a small PPC community as well. It has several local artists and musos, a gallery, some coffee shops and restaurants, a museum (house & Synagogue), and the original Bioscope of the Swartland. Best of all it has great views over the valley as it is nestled rather high up against its mountainside. Just over an hour's drive from Cape Town it is within easy reach of the metropole.