VILLA AGUSTA – PLETTENBERG BAY.
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SOLE MANDATE. Set in a verdant valley, occupying 20 hectares of the original Roodefontein farm, just off the Plettenberg Bay Country Club Golf Course - a proclaimed nature reserve - in a setting providing the utmost privacy, serenity and exclusivity in fabulous country surroundings, yet very central within the town of Plettenberg Bay, lies the incredible home of the internationally famous Agusta family from Italy. Chas Everitt International Property Group, its international Leading Real Estate of The World® partners and its Luxury Portfolio™ division are proud to have been mandated to present for sale this stunning property which is one of the finest homes to ever grace the Garden Route of South Africa. The Estate consists of Villa Agusta, and the original Roodefontein Farmhouse which has been upgraded and extended into a magnificent Guest House; plus numerous outbuildings, stable with equestrian facilities, and staff quarters.
Designed by Argentinean Master Architect Marcello Murchio on behalf of Count Agusta, & built in 2005/6, the Villa provides 1600 square metres of international class, exuding stunning designs, materials and incredible finishes sourced locally and internationally from different continents.
Villa visitors are welcomed into a formal, yet elegant entrance hall, framed to the left and right by identical flights of stairways which meet on the first floor, overlooking the main entrance hall and wonderful double volume space below. The lounge with its central open fireplace flows along the entire ground floor perimeter, and the covered terrace beyond looks out onto the decadent pool offering magnificent views of the Plettenberg Bay Golf Course, farm paddocks and stables.
A stately dining area and massive kitchen, spacious staff quarters, library, billiards, private office, walk-in safe, a gym and steam bath, stunning first floor en-suite Guest Apartments, and a master bedroom with His and Hers dressing rooms and en-suite bathrooms.
A sweeping tunneled driveway leads to private parking bays, the spectacular “Africa Guests Suite”; house keeper’s flat, utility room for central hot water system, laundry area & triple bay garage.
The magnificent heated swimming pool. Below the pool terrace, the right wing stairs lead to guests’ change rooms, his and hers, and the left wing stairs to a utility room for the pool pump; central air conditioning systems, and rain water harvesting reserve tanks.
THE GUEST HOUSE:
The Guest House, original farmstead of Roodefontein, was extended and updated in 2004. With unique and fascinating access through the property paddocks and stables, you meet this home with its stylish covered verandah, next to the private parking bay and tennis court. From there, the entrance hall leads on the left wing to the private office, walk in safe, games room, billiard and bar, connecting further onto sauna and gym; facing the fantastic and very private back garden and indigenous forest.
Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room next to the fireplace, lounges, private wing with two twin bedrooms and shared bathroom; entrance courtyard, covered verandah, entertainment terrace, pool with island bar; and outside three en-suite bedrooms’ wing, the latest additions to the original farm house. The guest house access driveway is framed by out-building double garages, utility room and staff quarters.
A comprehensive Portfolio of facilities, Images and Video Tours for this property, as well as details of the buildings, the design, electrical, heating and cooling, and water systems, plus details of the incredible local bespoke master craftsmanship and international imported finishes, is available upon request from the Agent, John Fuller, at Chas Everitt International Property in Plettenberg Bay.