Hamilton House is one of the original villas built on the slopes of Table Mountain in the exclusive wind free area of Fresnaye. Just 10 minutes from both the Waterfront and Camps Bay but away from the crowds of tourist and the wind of Camps Bay. Built in 1932 and thoroughly modernized to capture the exceptional sea and mountain views, yet still retaining the charm of solid oak and marble floors, high ceilings and large rooms
This is a large 3 storey designer home with panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, Signal Hill and Lions Head. The property is very private with a large walled garden, huge pool and Koi Fish Pond. Built on 3 levels there are sea and mountain views from all rooms.
Hamilton House has been featured in lifestyle magazines and has been used for International Film Shoots. Furnishings are a mix of modern leather sofas and antique pieces. It is very private and secure with a State of the Art Security System.
On the ground floor there is a large entrance hall leading through to a huge double volume living space, with wrap around glass walls which open onto a garden and a terrace with sofas and a dining table for those breakfasts overlooking the ocean and suppers on balmy evenings. The terrace has a retractable awning to allow for shady lunches on hot days. There is a formal dining room with a large mahogany table and a more casual dining room open plan to the kitchen.
The kitchen is a chef's dream! Italian dark wood with glass and marble counter tops, and windows looking out onto the ocean. There are 2 Miele Ovens and a Steam Oven, a Gas and an Electric Hob, 2 Dishwashers, 2 Fridges, and a Washing Machine. The kitchen leads back to the scullery.
Still on the ground floor there is a Home Theatre with large Flat Screen Television, DVD Player, Satellite Channels and Music System which can play throughout the house.
Walk up the glass and marble staircase to the first floor. There you will find 4 bedrooms all en suite:
Main Bedroom has a king size four-poster bed in a very large room with a wall of glass which opens up to a marble terrace. Watch the sunrise over the city from your bed and in the evenings you can watch the sunset too! There is a Flat Screen Television and a Fireplace in this bedroom. The bedroom leads through to a large dressing room and on through to a marble bathroom. You can lie in the large oval bath and watch the ships sail by with a glass of wine! The glass shower also looks over the ocean
Bedroom 2 has an Queen Bed, views over the Garden and the Sea. Walk through the dressing room to a marble bathroom with views up to Lions Head. A suspended glass shower makes for stunning mountain viewing! Again glass doors lead out onto the terrace where you can lounge on the outdoor furniture and enjoy the views.
Bedroom 3 has twin beds, a large walk in cupboard and a marble bathroom en suite, with bath and shower. One wall is large glass sliding doors with stunning views and again opening out on to the upper terrace.
Bedroom 4 has a single bed with a part glass ceiling looking up to our beautiful mountains; there is a marble shower room en suite.
The house is Air-Conditioned throughout and the bathrooms have Under Floor Heating so you are very comfortable both winter and summer.
From the ground floor living area, walk down the oak staircase to a separate guest suite which leads on to the garden
Bedroom 5: Here you have a queen sized brass bed with a walk in cupboard, and a marble bathroom en suite.
There is a sitting room with a Flat Screen Television and Music System and a Kitchen with Fridge and Microwave in this Garden Suite.
French doors open onto the garden and your own private terrace with table and chairs for a peaceful breakfast listening to the birds in the guava tree
Housekeeping Monday - Friday inc Housekeeping on weekends
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