House For Sale in Kingswood, Grahamstown

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Asking Price : R 3 800 000 (260 273 EUR*)

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Province:Eastern Cape City:Grahamstown Suburb:Kingswood Bedrooms:4 Bathrooms:2 Garages:2 Erf Size: ± 4825 m2

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HERBERT BAKER DESIGN:PRESTEGIOUS 4 bedrm HOME

SIR HERBERT BAKER ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN - PRESTIGIOUS 4 BEDROOM MASTERPIECE

Sir Herbert Baker is one of South Africa`s most famous Architectural minds, his influence on South African Architecture is unparalleled. Sir Herbert, A British architect, lived in South Africa for nearly 20 years. During this time, he designed and built many of South Africa`s famous buildings, as well as homes with class and elegance for the “rich”.

This magnificent home of opulence, built in 1907, is well-positioned for privacy in grounds measuring 4825 square meters. The Garden having acclaimed 2nd place in South Africa for an indigenous garden.

The home, typical of Herbert Baker Style, boasts leaded windows, old fireplaces, heavy exposed beams, and stonework.
It comprises, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, an open-plan reception / dining room, kitchen, studio and 3 verandas . The Home has been tastefully renovated, without losing the style.
The home is ideal for entertainment and is frequently used for large functions. The spacious reception/dining area open onto large verandas, which extend onto the sweeping lawns and garden.

This immaculate house, with high ceilings, wooden floors and a welcoming wide passage is ready to be enjoyed and loved by a new family.

The property further boasts, 2 free standing garden cottages, two garages and parking for numerous vehicles.

  • BEDROOMS: 4
  • BEDROOM 1
  • spacious
  • leaded windows
  • carpeted
  • built-in cupboards
  • opens into enclosed patio
  • BEDROOM 2
  • spacious
  • wooden floors
  • built-in cupboards
  • leaded windows
  • BEDROOM 3
  • spacious
  • wooden floors
  • bay window
  • opens into enclosed veranda
  • BEDROOM 4
  • wooden floors
  • opens into enclosed patio
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  • BATHROOMS: 2
  • BATHROOM 1
  • main en-suite: carpeted
  • large
  • toilet, basin, shower, bath
  • BATHROOM 2
  • linen cupboard rm
  • shower, toilet, basin
  • tiled
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  • RECEPTION RM / DINING ROOM
  • lofty, spacious area
  • heavy wooden beams (Herbert Baker style)
  • opens onto 2 verandas, overlooking front & side gardens
  • wooden floors
  • bay window
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  • KITCHEN
  • spacious
  • built in cupboards
  • opens onto veranda
  • tiled
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  • STUDIO
  • tiled
  • opens into enclosed patio
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  • VERANDA`S
  • SIDE VERANDA
  • wide, with JACUSSI
  • overlooks private garden
  • FRONT VERANDA
  • enclosed
  • overlooks front garden
  • PATIO
  • enclosed - glassed in
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  • GARAGES: 2
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  • GARDEN
  • Park- like
  • Indigenous garden - 2nd price in South-Africa
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  • GARDEN COTTAGES: 2
  • COTTAGE 1
  • spacious lounge/ kitchen area
  • bedroom, bathroom
  • COTTAGE 2
  • 1 bedroom
  • kitchenette, lounge, bathroom
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  • SECURITY
  • security beams and burglar bars
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  • EXTRAS
  • JACUSSI
  • WATER TANKS
  • electric pump