This truly special and executive home built to the highest standards, offers elegance and comfort for a relaxed family lifestyle. The architecture strikes a balance between luxury and contemporary styles producing a comfortable homely feel. This spectacular modern, light and bright home with divided spaces, with distant sea views, has a feel of livable and eclectic nature. Impressive from the approach, you enter the home through a double volume entrance hall.
The ground floor has been designed as an entertainer’s haven with the dining room and formal lounge opening out to the undercover patio area overlooking the pool and built-in gas braai area as well as to a generous extended patio that overlooks the garden. The ground floor further comprises a modern sleek kitchen with scullery/pantry. A TV lounge and then a private courtyard area leads way to three bedrooms, one of which is self-contained with own access from the yard. The upper level comprises four bedrooms, three of which are en-suite. The upper floor further comprises of two lounges and a balcony overlooking Herrwood Drive.
There are various lounges incorporated with some of the bedrooms. These bedrooms are currently used as offices. The arrival of Covid-19 has seen a major uptake in work from home models being implemented at many companies across the country. This home offers a unique opportunity to operate your business from the home’s abundant office facilities, which has its own access separate to the living areas. The home offers an opportunity to avoid the excessively priced offices in the Umhlanga commercial nodes while still being present in the area.
The property further comprises 5 lock up garages (all automated), a guard house / prayer room and is secured with a boundary wall and electric fencing. It should be noted that the electric fencing is not in working order. A storage cellar can be accessed form the garden area. This luxurious home is set within the suburb of Herrwood Park, an upmarket area which forms part of the greater Umhlanga Rocks township. The property is accessed directly off Herrwood Drive, which is the main access road from Umhlanga Rocks Drive into this suburb.
The suburb of Herrwood Park is set on the inland side of the M4 Coastal Freeway and east of the N2 National Freeway. The property is positioned at the doorstep of the Gateway Theatre of Shopping Centre, on route to the Izinga Ridge and Hawaan Gated Estate. It is set midway to the bustling Umhlanga Rocks Commercial Precinct and the Umhlanga Village. The immediate area comprises upmarket freehold dwellings with sectional title schemes.
Umhlanga is one of the most sought-after locations within Durban and is also a popular holiday destination. The Busamed Gateway Private Hospital is approximately 300 metres (1 minute) away from the property. Umhlanga Rocks Drive extends from Lower Umhlanga to Durban North, which is some 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.