Enchanting weekend getaway set amongst the ancient and dramatic rock formations so characteristic of the striking beauty of the Cederberg Mountains.
Offering absolute privacy, tranquility, awe-inspiring views, a perennial river, off-the-grid living and much, much more.
A rare opportunity to own a piece of mountain magic, the cottage is one of six (only) shares in this superb 406 hectare Cederberg farm.
Held in a CC, the share includes:
105m² Stone Cottage (sole ownership)
1ha Exclusive Use Area
Part ownership of the rest of the farm - excluding 5 other exclusive use areas
Agreement of Association available to interested parties.
THE COTTAGE comprises of two units separated by an ‘open air workshop’ with storage facilities.
Unit 1: Living area with gorgeous fireplace, fully fitted and equipped kitchen with gas stove, fridge and geyser, bedroom, full bathroom and veranda.
Unit 2: Two double bed-sitters each with coffee making nook equipped with small gas burner, table and chairs, couches, full bathrooms with gas geysers, and both with separate entrances and verandas.
THE EXCLUSIVE USE AREA:
Sizable splash pool with pump and fittings
Incredible elevated and natural entertainment area surrounded by rock 'sculptures', offering panoramic views, a built-in wood-burning oven for baking bread etc and Weber
Wendy House behind the cottage for storage of bikes etc
Outside toilet & hand-basin
Boules Court (French style bowling)
Small enclosed veggie garden (not planted at present)
Spray cooler and irrigation systems
3 Beehives (two with bees) and full beekeeper’s suit and equipment
Sold fully furnished and equipped, you can move right in, with loads of extras to boot (generator, ladders etc) and absolutely no damp or other repairs necessary
Spring Water (three storage tanks)
Solar power – 12 watts for lights and additional 220 watt unit for hairdryer etc
MTN Cell reception.
LEVY: R835.00 per month. Includes rates, road and firebreak maintenance on the farm, water system maintenance, water usage, insurance (public liability only), Auditor’s fees, Fire Protection levy, replacement of pipes and equipment/spares as and when needed.
THE FARM offers absolute peace and tranquility, a perennial river with a gazebo at one of the glorious swimming holes, relaxing meanders in the mountains with not another soul in sight, hiking, climbing, rock climbing, cycling along the paths and fire-breaks, identifying the wide variety of fynbos in season, swimming in crystal clear river pools.
Last but not least, if out and about you will spot some indigenous game including four species of small antelope; Klipspringer, Grey Rhebok, Common Duiker and Cape Grysbok. If lucky, you may even see the spoor of a Cape Leopard – also known as the ‘soul of the Cederberg’.
A truly idyllic retreat for the ardent nature/mountain lover!
207km from Cape Town via N7/Citrusdal (with approx 25km dirt road over the scenic Middelberg Pass) or 235km from Cape Town via Ceres/Op-Die-Berg (with 3,5km dirt road to the farm).