Baronial splendour, exquisite mountain views in prestigious Bishopscourt
Steeped in tradition, with an English influence, the property offers opulent family living in park-like gardens and breath-taking views of Table Mountain. Taking one back to an opulent, bygone splendour, the grand entrance hall, including a beautiful sweeping staircase, makes a lasting impression as you enter, flanked by the reception areas, the entrance sets the tone for the home. A formal lounge leads off from the entrance, with high ceilings and feature bay windows, it is perfect for large formal gatherings. A drawing room finished with magnificent wood panelling abuts the formal lounge and doubles up as a study. The beautiful dining room, large enough to host the most sophisticated of soirees, enjoys mountain views from the bay windows and flows to the large farm-style kitchen. The property also offers an inviting family room for relaxed living. The kitchen accommodates more than one chef in the kitchen, with a gas oven/hob, and generous scullery. There is plenty of room to move. A cozy breakfast room adjoins the kitchen - perfect for the morning family catch up. Upstairs there are four bedrooms, the main is magnificently en-suite with his and hers dressing areas, full bathroom and a large bedroom with the most stunning mountain views. The further three bedrooms are all well-proportioned and make for very comfortable accommodation. The property also benefits from a separate guest suite, comprising 3 bedrooms, a lounge and billiard room - it is perfect for guests and the extended family. The magnificent grounds offer well established trees and formal landscaping with a tennis court and swimming pool. Vision, passion and a flair for restoration will soon return this 'Grand - Dame' to her former glory.