Within the tranquility of Randjesfontein Country Estate lies a unique opportunity to own a home that answers every need imaginable. A dream come true for the current owners who over the years have created a home that now offers an exceptional lifestyle through value adding features of which its location with an equestrian country estate that offers 26km of well kept horse trails is surely one of them. Randjesfontein is centrally situated between Johannesburg, Sandton and Pretoria. It truly is a hidden gem for those who need to work in the hustle and bustle but want to feel like they are in the countryside when they head on home. The slogan on the website is a perfect description: “THE SPIRIT OF RANDJESFONTEIN EMBODIES THE CALMNESS OF A COUNTRY LIFESTYLE WITH AN EQUESTRIAN ATMOSPHERE. A HAVEN WITHIN THE CENTRAL GAUTENG REGION.”
As you turn into the driveway of the property you get a glimpse of the tennis court, stables, arena and front paddock surrounded by lush trees and well manicured lawns. The sight of horses grazing already sets the tone of tranquility.
The entrance hall decorated in quiet elegant tones welcomes you with open arms in the summer and a hearty fire place in the winter.
From here the house leads off into separate living areas where dining and entertaining is truly picture perfect. Views of the outdoor jacuzzi and swimming pool which are framed by lawns, lush gardens and age old trees can't help but to put you in a relaxed state of mind. The quiet bliss climbs into your heart and stills your soul.
When entertaining friends and family you are spoilt for choice! There is a large entertainment area with a built in bar and separate snooker room with a hidden gem in the form a true underground wine cellar which you will find through steps leading down from the bar and entertainment area. The tennis court is in mint condition and you can enjoy relaxing your body and mind in the sauna or sparkling pool after a challenging match.
Two large lounges and a formal dining area add to the many practical spaces that cater for large families and functions.
The study is a haven all of its own offering built in cupboards, book shelves an air conditioner and beautiful views over the front paddock and stables.
A late afternoon sundowner with the best sunsets can be enjoyed from the patio leading off from the lounge nearest the entertainment area.
A large separate country style kitchen offers the added benefit of a cozy family dining area fitted with a built in dining table and chairs. The perfect place to enjoy dinner together as a family! Enjoy the benefits of an old school walk in pantry. A separate scullery and laundry area well hidden from the public eye completes the picture for the necessary facilities that we all need.
The lengthy undercover patio shades 4 spacious bedrooms which all face north and overlook the pool and back garden. Each bedroom conveniently opens out onto the patio.
The master bedroom is surely one of this homes finest features as it offers a beautiful main ensuite bathroom, a walk in closet which is over and above ample built in cupboards and a large interleading home office/study. This study boasts full length book shelves, a large fire place and sliding doors onto the pool and back garden. A truly unique opportunity for anyone who has a home based office.
The extraordinary features do not end here! The property also offers a large and comfortable 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage with a spacious lounge, open plan kitchen and separate dining area as well as an undercover patio. Quiet color schemes and modern finishes compliment this beautiful space where both bedrooms open with sliding doors onto a private back garden which overlooks the lunge ring and tennis court.
The stables are still not the last of the features but offer their own magic to the property. 5 spacious stables are covered by a undercover patio making rainy weather no problem at all. A comfortable tack room and patio area ensure that time spent at the stables is only a pleasure. There is a lovely arena constructed with the correct drainage which is evident with most rains as it does not turn into a swimming pool. The lunge ring is nestled in the corner of the property and easily accessible through the back garden.
There are 4 large separate paddocks offering enough roaming space for your precious ponies. Nicely hidden away, there is a specific area constructed for creating your own compost heap. This practical feature is a vital commodity for the owner of horses. Another is a covered and secure area for storing grass etc.
There is ample space for the staff to live on the property in the 2 Bedroom staff quarters. It also offers a lounge, bathroom, separate toilet and a kitchen. There is also enough space for the cars. 4 garages and 4 carports ensures ample space for all the vehicles.
This 3 phase property is ultimately supported by a Solar system comprising of a 24kw 3 phase inverter with a 30kw lithium battery backup power. Therefore loadshedding is not one your concerns!
The property also boasts a strong borehole which supplies the property with all its needs.
Spoil yourself and your family and view this dream home and don't leave before you have taken the time to walk through the garden and discover the many fruit trees spread all around the property.