A unique opportunity to purchase a very special and rare property in the Garden Route, nestled in the forested ‘Boschrivier’ valley, with the river flowing through the property, this idyllic valley offers a unique combination of Afromontane forest and fynbos. The property boasts with a historic primary residence, a 2 bedroom manager’s cottage, two one bedroom cottages, an old laboratory, Reception and room for signing of registrar and Bell Tower, coffee shop and several other additional buildings which serve as stores, ablutions, staff facilities and the like, all of which have been modelled in the same authentic Cape Karoo and Cape Georgian architectural vernacular. Bosky Dell’s character and charm has been preserved, and its ‘footprint’ has remained the same for 150 years. The main house consists of 3 spacious bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms all ensuite, the master bedroom has two dressing areas and 2 full bathrooms, there is a spacious undercover patio with built in braai and outdoor lounge and dining area, 2 lounges (one upstairs and one downstairs), a separate dining room and a very spacious and modern kitchen which is the hub of this house old farm house and a wonderful kitchen to entertain and prepare a loving meal with guests and friends. The kitchen leads out to an additional partly covered garden court yard with swimming pool. The house has three garages and a separate laundry room connected to the garages. The Boschrivier serves as perennial, potable water supply to the property, which has since been augmented by a borehole. Power to the property is supplied by Eskom, the local power utility, with a current 100kVa transformer. This is supplemented by an auto-mains failure diesel powered generator, rated at 82kVa.In 2007, the current owners developed a formal rose garden which serves as the setting for a well-established wedding and function venue. The wedding venue is made up of 2 Pavillion’s, which are a 100 m² each, and with a centre piece in an extent 100 m² between the two pavilions.
Lew Geffen Sotheby's International Realty Plettenberg Bay are property sales specialists based in the Garden Route, Western Cape South Africa.
Harkerville is a rural area about ten minutes drive from Plettenberg Bay on the Knysna side, next to The Garden of Eden. A large portion of it is covered with indigenous forest. Properties are generally smallholdings, some with business rights. There are tourism propties, wellness centres, lodges, backpackers, gentleman's estates, and commercial ventures of all sorts, especially along the N2 national highway. If you like a relaxed, laid back lifestyle, this is the place for you. Harkerville real estate, Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route, Western Cape, South Africa.