CLASSIC FIVE-BEDROOM HOME FOR SALE IN IRENE
This magnificent double-storey five-bedroom home embodies all the best features of a traditional Irene property, including solid structure and an abundance of space! Boasting around 700 m2 of floor space, this dwelling can comfortably accommodate even the largest of families, all within the safe environment provided by the Irene boomed area. With low-maintenance facebrick facade and neutral interiors, this lovely, well-maintained house is begging for a new family to come in, stamp their own identity on it, and make it their home!
The ground floor comprises entrance hall, lounge, family room, dining room, kitchen, laundry, scullery, guest toilet, and two studies. The spacious living areas are light, bright and airy, thanks to the enormous and plentiful windows that offer a lovely view of the established garden and sparkling swimming pool. In summer you can choose from three sheltered patios leading off the living space, and enjoy an al-fresco brunch or share a bottle of wine with friends in the tranquil outdoors!
The kitchen centres around a large breakfast counter, ideal for getting the children fed on a school morning or an informal meal at any time of the day! Together with the scullery and laundry, there is ample counter and cupboard space, and room for all the requisite appliances.
The second level is serviced by a wide passage, and comprises five bedrooms and three bathrooms, of which the main is en-suite. The enormous bedrooms can each accommodate a king-size double bed, and still have plenty of space to spare for a desk or an easy chair! All are carpeted and feature built-in cupboards. The main bedroom sports a private balcony overlooking the pool area and surrounds. The en-suite bathroom includes basin, toilet, bath and shower, and is fitted with a heater and extractor fan; of the remaining bathrooms, one is equipped with a shower and the other with a bathtub.
Two automated garages take care of your parking needs, with covered parking for two additional vehicles in front. The garden is well-established and boasts an assortment of prolific fruit trees and an automatic irrigation system. Other noteworthy features include domestic quarters consisting of room and bathroom.
Steeped in history and tradition, the suburb of Irene offers a unique synergy of urban and rural living, reminiscent of an English village. Modern roads are interspersed with narrow lanes, typically lined with walls built from local rock. Homes are upmarket and range from vintage to ultra-modern, with extensive gardens rich in trees and birdlife
In exchange for a small levy, Irene residents enjoy the benefits of living in a secure boomed area, with an electric fence protecting the outer perimeter, and manned control points at all entrances. The boomed area offers peace of mind, and a viable alternative for those who dislike the rigidity and expense of a true security estate.
Situated next to the R21 and N1 highways, Irene is perfectly located for easy access to most of Gauteng, including Johannesburg, Pretoria, Krugersdorp, Lanseria Airport, Kempton Park and OR Tambo International. The Gautrain offers a convenient alternative for those who prefer a more relaxed commute.
For the shopping enthusiast, the area is rich in shopping malls, including Centurion Mall, Irene Village Mall, Eco Park Lifestyle Centre, and Southdowns Centre. For those enjoying a more active lifestyle, the area boasts top-end Planet Fitness and Virgin Active gyms, hiking and biking trails, and an assortment of sports clubs.
Schools in the area include Irene Primary School, Cornwall College and Southdowns College. Top-notch medical facilities are available at the Highveld and Southdowns medical centres, amongst others. Unitas Hospital, South Africa’s largest private hospital, is a ten-minute drive away.
If space is what you need, then this one is for you! Phone now to make an appointment to view.