SOLE MANDATE: One of the most prestigious Thesen Island homes has just been relisted at a reduced price.
Situated in a spectacular position on the Island, the north-westerly facing property has the most magnificent wide waterfront with a floating jetty just a short distance from the open Knysna lagoon. This comfortable family home consists of four bedrooms, three bathrooms and a fully contained one-bedroom en-suite apartment with a separate entrance.
The large open plan living area with a gas fireplace, beautiful aluminium sash windows, aluminium stack doors and a large dining room flows into the kitchen, which features granite counters, stainless steel sinks, a glass top stove and double eye level oven with an eat-in kitchen island. The well-proportioned scullery with a back door to the enclosed drying yard and the convenient access to the garages is just off the kitchen. A separate in-house drying/laundry room, with skylights, leads out to the north-facing drying yard.
With stacking louvre doors enclosing the veranda with a built-in Braai this area can be closed off in winter giving a warm cosy area or opened up in summer onto the seated decking area, small garden and lawn overlooking the expansive water views with its gorgeous sunsets. A wide staircase takes you up to the guest bathroom on the first landing and two bedrooms upstairs one of them being the main en-suite, with a west-facing balcony over the water. A large dressing room and a double, full bathroom complete this exclusive suite. Stepping out from upstairs onto the warm and sunny private open patio on the northern side with westerly views over the lagoon one has access to the fully equipped one-bedroom apartment.
With strategically placed skylights there is great natural light in this home. Downstairs off the living area are two spacious bedrooms sharing a bathroom and a TV lounge providing the perfect area for the younger members of the family. With the large double garage and the self-sufficient apartment with its own entranc