Panoramic, elevated sea views from extensive home with flat, up-market Ramsgate!!!
The up-market village of Ramsgate offers not only a year round sub-tropical climate, but also, a selection of vistas from different vantage points in the residential suburb, with the main feature of the Indian Ocean and long sweeps of pristine beaches as its eastern border. This extensive, executive style family home, in immaculate condition, boasts not only fabulous elevated views of the Indian Ocean, but absolute craftsmanship in design and build.
Encompassing three stands, the 675sqm home is located on the larger of the stands, whilst the two smaller stands are completely given over to an established, lush sub-tropical garden. Designed and owner built by a renowned craftsman, the home boasts absolute precision, attention to detail and many character features. Not least of which is the natural stone, sourced from the property and later a face brick addition. The combination of natural stone and face brick create a low maintenance situation. Mention has to be made of the generous proportions of the rooms. Just off the main beach ribbon road, access to the paved driveway is through an automated gate.
From the entrance gate, a paved driveway leads up to three lock up garages. Due to the gentle slope of the stands, the home is multi-level, with the garages located on the lower level, along with a fully self-contained flat. With the main body of the extensive home occupying the middle level, which is also poolside level, and lastly the master suite occupying the top floor. Reception rooms comprise spacious lounge, dining room, wet bar, games room and craft room.Each of these reception rooms enjoy fabulous views of the Indian Ocean and on the other side of room, direct access onto an extensive north facing garden with swimming pool, built in braai (BBQ) and under cover al fresco dining area. The swimming pool is solid, not fibreglass and is all mosaic.
Separate to the open plan reception rooms, a well appointed fitted kitchen is spacious enough to accommodate a family table, ample fitted cupboards, eye level oven and ceran hob. Off the kitchen, the games room is a sight to be seen, fabulous ocean from large picture windows and a beamed vaulted ceiling with central sky light. Additionally, the craft room is spacious enough to accommodate all members of the family and their particular talents. Sleeping quarters are split into two separate wings. The master suite of rooms occupies the top floor, with stupendous elevated ocean views, and comprise master bedroom with Juliette balcony, separate dressing room with extensive fitted wardrobes and drawers and a full en suite bathroom. In the other bedroom wing, on the middle level three double bedrooms, with built in wardrobes are serviced by the second bathroom. An absolute bonus to this property is the fully self-contained flat, with external access and internal access from the house. offering a footprint of open plan lounge and fitted kitchen, 2 double bedrooms and bathroom. An ideal situation for an extended family member, or older independent children. Security on the property is at a premium with secure perimeter walls, inside beams that arm independently, outside beams that also arm independently, stainless steel gates cordoning off two bedrooms and all main accesses are secured with gates and Trellidor. The main house & outbuildings are 675sqm in extent on the largest of the stands of 2320sqm, with municipal rates of R2544.89 per month over 10 months of the year. Similarly, the garden stands 1145sqm and 1156sqm have municipal rates of R309.80 per month and R329.00 per month over 10 months of the year respectively. This extensive home has been built by a master craftsman with pride and precision, an exacting eye to attention to detail, many character features and boasting fabulous views of the Indian Ocean, all located in the up-market village of Ramsgate. Exceptional value for money, with that indefinable X-factor.