Perched on the mountainside, the house boasts magnificent views over Kalk Bay’s fishing harbour and the Indian Ocean. A two-minute walk brings you to the heart of the village, famous for its great restaurants, antique and bookshops, bakeries, galleries and theatre. Less than 40 minutes from central Cape Town, the location balances easy distances with getting away from it all.
The house boasts every modern convenience, with four designer bedrooms – all en-suite, a gourmet kitchen, open-plan lounge with fireplace and viewing decks, yoga room, steam room, a sparkling pool with sun deck and wireless internet connectivity. Bishop’s View is self-catering, although a full-time housekeeper on hand at an extra cost, gourmet meals can be delivered from the legendary eateries nearby. Bishop’s View offers the highest standards in contemporary luxury and comfort.
There are four double bedrooms, all en-suite with satellite television in each room. There is one queen, two king and one extra-length king-size bed. There are also four en-suite bathrooms with showers, heated towel rails and full-length mirrors. Two of these have baths.
The lounge has magnificent views with floor-to-ceiling windows opening onto the deck. Blinds and shutters offer privacy and shade. There is a fireplace, satellite TV with DVD machine and a state of the art sound system. The furnishings are top-quality pieces from local and international designers. There is a safe for personal belongings.
The gourmet kitchen has a gas hob with extractor fan, oven, fridge, microwave, wine cooler, ice- maker and dishwasher. It is fully equipped with crockery, cutlery and all the extras for the gourmet chef. Catering can be arranged on request.