Welcome to 89 De Werf
This Modern Country House is situated 35 minutes from Cape Town International Airport, 40 minutes from Cape Town City Centre and 15 minutes from beaches.
Escape from it all to an exclusive mountain retreat, surrounded by the Hottentot Hollands mountains with sweeping, panoramic views of False Bay.
Architect designed and built to exacting standards, with inviting spaces and contemporary interiors. This 4 bedroomed house sits in a private 420 Acre working vineyard.
The house is situated on Wedderwill, a 180 acre country estate close to Somerset West, bordering the historic Vergelegen Wine Estate.
Perched 330m above sea level, high on the Schapenberg ridge, the estate is in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Fields of wild Cape fynbos and Pine forests intermingle with south-facing vineyards and a 240 acre Game Park.
Hiking/Biking/Horse riding Trails stretching 15km through vineyards, pine forests, fynbos and the game reserve. Fishing/kayaking/sailing and swimming on a 7 hectare lake.
Wedderwill is a wonderful place to see nature – both birds and animal. Frequent visitors include Fish eagles and secretary birds, It is home to falcons, buzzards, hawks, sunbirds, sugarbirds, Ibis and Herons amongst many others. Wander through the Game Reserve and you will spot Quagga, Springbok, Bontebok, Hartebeest, Wildebees and Eland. A Photographer’s paradise.
Land of the Vines
The house is surrounded by vineyards, and the estate is surrounded by vineyards! There are more than 6 wine estates in close proximity – while Stellenbosch and all its wine farms are a mere 20 – 40 minutes drive.
World class wineries with outstanding architectural merit and fabulous restaurants include Waterkloof, Cavalli, Overture, Tokara, Delaire Graff, Lourensford and Vergelegen – to name a few.
89 De Werf was completed in 2015. The entire estate is a safe and secure environment with perimeter fencing and 24 hour security. We would like to share our house with like minded people who appreciate beauty in nature and in design!