Address: 5th Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg
Type of Property: House
Listing Date: 28-November-2019
Coverage: 40 %
Pets Allowed: Yes
A classic character melville home! Stylish arcihtect’s inspired four bedroom or three bedroom with cottage or offices, home, where design and space perfectly compliment each other!
An exceptional character Melville home like this one doesn’t come your way often! From the moment you enter this home, the interior design, the beautiful metal pressed ceilings, the use of light and space will draw you in, to want to see more of this amazing home. At the entrance, a Koi Pond welcomes you and the black and white checkers marble tiles in the entrance hall leads you in to see the beautiful view over the Melville Koppies. Some floors are weathered white wooden strip floors, combined with marble and ceramic tiles, all add to the charm of this home. An open plan lounge, dining, and kitchen flow towards the outside patio and the lounge and dining have two double doors to welcome nature in. The lounge has a wood-burning stove and the dining a gas fireplace. No cold winter nights in this lovely home! From the entrance hall, a few steps up is the family room, more private and can easily be used for a study or a fourth bedroom should you not need a second lounge. The kitchen boasts with black and white cupboards, marble countertops, a modern gas stove, and a breakfast counter for a quick on the go lunch! Cute small windows are designed to overlook the herb garden. The two passage bedrooms are cleverly laid out. The first bedroom comes with a sliding door that opens on a small atrium and an en-suite bathroom with a glass window to admire the Koi fish! All the bathrooms are state of the art with imported stone basins, marble walls, and tops. The main bedroom also opens with double sliding doors into the patio where you can enjoy the lovely view. With a combination of a spacious built-in and walk-in cupboard and a stunning bathroom, it makes this bedroom a special space. The bathroom opens with sliding doors on an inside atrium, with a free-standing bath and a shower. This is the perfect on-suite bathroom! The patio is partly under roof and with a view over the Melville Koppies, you would want to enjoy this patio every day. A few steps down from the patio and the lovely garden and pool welcomes you. Under the old apricot tree is a table and chairs that will make you sit there until the sun goes down! Apart from all this, this home comes with a very spacious open plan cottage, own entrance, very private and currently been used as offices. It can also be entered with a spiral staircase from the entrance hall and would also be the perfect Air B&B. This home also comes with a storeroom, double garages, and excellent security. It is walking distance from the hustle and bustle of Melville, though not to close to be noisy. What more can you wish for? A very, very special home, come view it!