It is hard not to enjoy the tranquillity and beauty as soon as you enter this mountainside home with a separate self-contained cottage. The sea and mountains are spectacular – wake up to the most incredible sunrises over False Bay or enjoy sun-downers on the generous veranda with sweeping sea and mountain views. This distinctive home offers sophisticated shabby chic finishes throughout. In the main house, one enters into a unique open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area. Filled with natural light from the expansive sliding doors and large picture window - the custom open-plan design beckons. There is a large ball and claw island featuring a gas hob and electric oven, built-in wine rack and pop up plug point and ample storage options. The rustic brick wall becomes the focal point of the room and the shelving and sink unit offer unique storage and display options. There is a six place dishwasher, a double sink with a modern pull out tap situated on an attractive ball and claw cabinet and charming freestanding grocery cupboard. The lounge area has a wood-burning fireplace to be enjoyed on wintery days and the dining area is a lovely sun trap during the day and offers views of the valleys twinkling lights and the moon over the sea at night. The flow between the kitchen, lounge and dining allows for seamless interaction whilst still retaining the feeling of space and light, the bleached parquet floors add to this sense of cohesion. This delightful home offers three uniquely individual carpeted bedrooms. With gorgeous sea and mountain views, the main bedroom has access to the front veranda via sliding glass doors. The tranquil en-suite has a cast iron ball and claw bathtub, copper freestanding basin and a pink vintage light fitting. A walk-in closet completes this lovely bedroom. The second bedroom is carpeted and has built-in wardrobes and an unusual decorative light fitting. The third bedroom has an en suite with a pebbled shower floor, a quirky basin and cabinet and toilet – there is a lovely chandelier above the basin and an interesting cast iron light in the bedroom. Just down the hall from the second bedroom is a family bathroom with beautiful blue and white tiles, pretty towel rail and a lovely ornate basin and basin unit. This bathroom also has a large storage cupboard. Below the main house is a separate plumbed laundry area with storage space for garden implements and attached to the exterior wall next to the 2500l water tank is a drop down washing line - this leads via a pretty gravel walk-way to a small yet productive vegetable garden. The established garden is low maintenance with several areas to relax in and enjoy. The front garden with its rambling roses and lawned area has a fire pit with built-in seating, this leads to a sheltered built-in braai and bar – ideal for enjoying the long light filled summer days yet sheltered enough to use all year round. At the back of the property established loquat trees and a grapevine enclose a sheltered and private seating area. There is a completely separate cottage offering two bedrooms upstairs with a large dressing room that could also be used for an extra sleeping area or an office/study. The main bedroom has lovely views and lots of natural light. Downstairs there is a fitted kitchen with a breakfast bar with plumbing for a washing machine a lounge area. There is a spacious modern bathroom with a separate toilet. The cottage is ideal for a holiday rental or an extra income option. A double automated garage with additional off-street parking bays completes this delightful home.