Stunning mansion in mountainous top suburb

Stunning mansion in mountainous top suburb




Jan 2018

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6 Bedrooms
Sleeps 14
5 Bathrooms

About our home

Our home is in Bassonia, Johannesburg, South Africa.

It boasts beautiful views to die for. A mansion designed for total comfortable living for a big family, with entertainment spaces for a king. It has 6 bedrooms, a playroom for the kids, a fully equipped gymnasium, 3 lounges, a fully stocked bar, a music room with various musical instruments. It's a house meant for good living. An optional domestic helper and caretaker / security are available. A small or medium size car can also be provided.


More about us

  1. We are a family of 5 - made up of a single father with 4 adorable kids, 3 girls (ages 22, 15 and 22) and one 10 year old boy.

    We are a very close family and love to travel. We have lived in other parts of the world.

    Your home will be well taken care of and treated with love and respect like we do to our home.

  2. I am an entrepreneur, business consultant and published author. Oh, I am also a jazz saxophonist.

    I am now a single parent for 8 years.

  3. Our home is very spacious, huge and designed to offer comfort living and entertainment. The top floor has 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, laundry room and a large music room named after the famous jazz saxophonist, John Coltrane. We have several music instruments (saxophones, piano, keyboard, drums, guitar, trumpet) and the best views you can imagine.

    The ground floor has 3 lounges, a bar, 3 bathrooms, dining room, kitchen, equipped gymnasium, playroom, ensuite second master bedroom.

    Outside entertainment areas is made up of a pool, verandah, braai / barbecue area, gazebo, bathroom, chairs, kids swings etc.

    A double garage on the ground floor with a 1st floor apartment presently used as study office with 4 desks for the kids, big private office, a bathroom and a kitchen.

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Where is it?


Our home is nestled in the beautiful mountainous upmarket suburb of Bassonia with 360 degrees stunning views, overlooking the posh shopping mall of The Glen.

The area is boasting all amenities that offers leisure facilities, shopping malls, good restaurants, bars, sports facilities , movie theatre, churches, public parks, library, golf courses, private hospitals, casino, car dealerships, small recreation airstrip and many others.

It's 2 minutes drive to access the freeway, 25 minutes to O.R. TAMBO International airport, 20 minutes to the northern Rosebank and other suburbs in the north. It takes the same time to reach the zoo and it's lake, 25 minutes to Sandton and 10 minutes to the CBD (downtown).

The pleasure and holiday resort of Sun City is approximately 2 hours drive from our house. Golf Reef City casino and the historic Apartheid Museum are a stone throw away.

The coastal city of Durban is 1 hour away by air and 4.5 hours by car. Cape Town is 2 hours away by air.

Johannesburg city is both the financial hub and the gateway of / to the continent of Africa.

Buzzy restaurants
A variety of eateries for all tastes and styles, informal and classy sit-downs.
Cool bars
In abundance - all styles for all types.
Cozy cafés
Certainly - lots of them.
Retail therapy
Shop until you drop. Boutiques, Chain stores, Department stores for fashion, bookstores, computer stores, banking, supermarkets. Car dealerships, Car rental, convenience srmtores, filling stations, hair and beauty salons, Cellphone shops, Currency exchange outlets - you name it, we have it.
Bit of culture
We South Africans are renowned for the love of braai (barbecue ), for the love of sports, our friendliness and UBUNTU - BOTHO, a philosophy for respect to all human beings.
Walks in the park
Several parks within 5 minutes walk.
Spot of exercise
Running or jogging is our favourite pastime and so are walking and cycling.
Day tripping
Take the kids to so many recreational places within easy reach.

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