Situated in the breathtaking Pezula Private Estate located on South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, you will find this magnificent family home with full sea views surrounded by fynbos and vast open spaces. Pezula Private Estate named after an African word meaning “Up high with the Gods” offers the homeowner a relaxed, secure lifestyle in harmony with nature, yet close to all local amenities. The estate borders the Pezula Championship Golf Course and is 15 minutes from central Knysna. Arriving at this contemporary build nestled into nature you are greeted by the spectacular views of the ocean and its ever-changing temperament. It’s the perfect home, comprising of Scandinavian-style barns, with natural wooden floors and double volume spaces with exposed timber roof beams. The spacious living area and enclosed entertainment area open onto a sweeping deck, 18m heated rim-flow pool, and a terraced garden that overlooks the ocean where sightings of migratory Southern Right and Humpback Whales as well as pods of dolphin are a common occurrence. Throughout the home, the surrounding environment feels only at arm’s length through floor-to-roof windows and fold-away doors. The home has five spacious en-suite bedrooms, one of which is contained in a separate guest suite and another is incorporated into a separate barn, with its own private kitchen and living area. High-end finishes feature throughout the home with a designer kitchen, wood and pellet burner fireplaces, and many unique architectural design elements. The landscaped garden features inner courtyards with a water feature and reflection pond. The garden often hosts the resident bushbuck, mongoose, genet cats, and a variety of bird life. The home was designed with permanent living in mind with an abundance of storage areas, built-in cupboards, 6 extra-large lock-up garages, and staff quarters. For peace of mind, this home is basically off the grid with backup power, rainwater harvesting, a water purification system, and green energy used as the main heating solution. For the fitness and outdoor enthusiast, the home features its own gym and in addition, the Estate offers clearly marked hiking trails through indigenous forests, horse riding, cycling, canoeing, a golf driving range, and a tennis court. While the natural paradise of Knysna with its lush indigenous forest, tranquil lakes, mountains, and golden beaches is all just a stone’s throw away. This unique property is more than just a home it’s a lifestyle.
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