5 Bedroom Home, 16 Milkwood Drive, Umhlanga
Extent: ± 483 m² | 5 Bedrooms | Sea views | Prestigious address | Large garden | Pool & lapa
The subject property is set within the suburb of Herrwood Park, an upmarket area which forms part of the greater Umhlanga Rocks township. It is situated north of Umhlanga Rocks Drive and near the centre of the Herrwood Park suburb of Umhlanga.
The suburb is set on the inland side of the M4 coastal freeway and east of the N2 National Freeway. The immediate area comprises upmarket freehold dwellings with limited sectional title schemes.
Umhlanga is one of the most sought-after locations within Durban and is also a popular holiday destination. The Umhlanga New Town Centre is set on the Upper Ridge of Umhlanga and is home to the Gateway Theatre of Shopping.
The property is accessed from Mahogany Road which is situated off Herrwood Drive, the main access road into Herrwood Park from Umhlanga Rocks Drive. Umhlanga Rocks Drive extends from Lower Umhlanga to Durban North, which is some distance to the south. It provides excellent access to most desired amenities. The M4 provides direct access to the Durban City Centre and the KwaZulu Natal North Coast.
The subject property is a large double-storey 5-bedroom home with 180-degree sea views from the upper rear level of the house. The property occupies a rectangular site set on street level and sloping towards the rear.
The ground floor has an open plan fully-fitted, modern kitchen and scullery with dining room and a private bar/entertainment area. Both rooms lead out onto the porch via glass sliding doors; which has some sea views and looks out onto the paved pool area, with a lapa and garden. There is an external
guest toilet accessed from the porch area.
The ground floor also has a private lounge, as well as a fully fitted guest bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. The double garage forms part of the ground floor, and has fitted cupboards and automated doors with direct access to the house and is positioned immediately in front of the automated main gate. There is split air-conditioning throughout the ground floor.
The upper level has four bedrooms, a study, separate toilet and gym/lounge area and a spacious foyer. All bedrooms have fully-fitted cupboards, en-suites and air-conditioning. The master bedroom has a spacious en-suite with an adjoining jacuzzi which enjoys sea views, and a room size walk-in closet with fully-fitted cupboards.
The bedroom facing the road, has a small walk-in closet and access to the balcony.
To the side of the house is an attached outbuilding (staff quarters) with one bedroom, kitchen and bathroom.
The house has an alarm system and CCTV cameras.