This magnificent low maintenance property is situated in Knysna which ranks high on the list of beautiful towns on South Africa’s coastline. Shops, excellent restaurants and a character-filled waterfront are within walking distance of this sought after neighbourhood, with pristine beaches and indigenous forests a short drive away. The 472m2 dwelling is on a 1546m2 stand with large indigenous trees and a lush low maintenance garden which has become home to wildlife species such as the Knysna Dwarf Chameleon, the famous Knysna Loerie(Turaco) and regular visits from Vervet monkeys and Spotted Eagle Owls plus the occasional porcupine!
This tasteful 4 bedroom home with screed floors throughout, offers stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon and famous Heads. The open plan downstairs area is spacious and consists of a dining room and large lounge with a free-standing fireplace. The kitchen, scullery and separate laundry all have ample cupboard space. A cosy breakfast area forms part of the lovely kitchen. An outside deck built around giant Milkwood trees flows from a spacious entertainment room with a built-in barbeque.
The main bedroom, with a free-standing fireplace, has its own dressing room and full bathroom. The remaining three bedrooms share a full bathroom with a separate loo. Two of the three bedrooms access a balcony that looks over the lush garden to the stunning views of the Waterfront, Knysna Lagoon and The Heads. A guest WC is situated halfway up the screeded staircase between the living and sleeping sections.
This property boasts a tastefully furnished and fully equipped AirBnB unit with Superhost status. This unit, with its large skylights and screed flooring, is separate from the main house. It has its own deck from the lounge and dining room. Lovely kitchen with ample cupboard space. The bedroom has an en suite bathroom with a shower, basin toilet, which is equipped for the frail. The “frail-friendly” special stairs to the unit are also designed for easy access.