Chartwell Castle is ideally located in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg. A 'stones' throw from all amenities, including hospitals, an international airport, upmarket shopping malls and night life. On the banks of the Klein Jukskei River is this unique 5 hectare property that was previously the Penny family home, but for the past few years, has been run as a guest house and wedding venue.
Unusual architecture, magnificent gardens and the biggest known uninterrupted hedgerow maze in the Southern hemisphere.
The castle is four story's in height with six and a half bedrooms and five bathrooms. Five, en-suite bedrooms attractively and unusually positioned on multi-levels affording each suite it's own privacy. There is a large attic used as offices and storerooms. Reception area, dining room, living room and expansive patio overlooking the garden and swimming pool.
A pool house with bathroom and kitchenette
There is an attractive, light and airy function venue, capable of accommodating 250 guests. Plenty of space for a dance floor and bridal table with enclosed prep and scullery area and Gents and Ladies ablutions. The venue has a liquor licence and three different types of bar taps.
There is a Taverna which is ideal for summer events, perhaps even mini conference events.
The property has a total of 7 cottages. Previously used a guest cottages, but also suitable as long term rentals are three, one bedroom, fully contained, garden cottages, and an additional three, two bedroom, fully contained garden cottages. There is also a bachelor cottage with kitchenette and living area. All cottages have gas stoves.
There are various other storage outbuildings.
The property is fully secured with 24 strand electric fencing. Making use of the computerized drip irrigation system is a breeze as the property enjoys borehole water, but you do have the option of municipal water, so you so wish. The entire estate is covered by wi-fi and the property enjoys 3 phase electricity.
The above price includes VAT, therefore no transfer fees