With South African architects shooting out the stars when it comes to creating these gorgeous modern home designs in this country (and around the world, for that matter), we thought it to be a great exercise to have a closer look at what the current market offering entails for any prospective luxury home buyer.
Have a look at these six shortlisted modern Cape Metropol properties and judge for yourself:
1. Uninterrupted ocean views in Bantry Bay for R90 million
Top of our list is undoubtedly reserved for this 5-level Bantry Bay mansion with 6 bedrooms, all en-suite, elevator access to all floors.
Besides enjoying the uninterrupted ocean views from its majestic bedrooms, the two rim-flow pools and pool bar will have ample space to do the same!
Can you imagine the proportions of the top floor master bedroom, lounge and terrace?!
Want to see more of this R90 million Bantry Bay home on the market? View more photos here.
2. Strategic mountainside spot in Clifton for R67 million
Coming in close second is this picture-perfect Atlantic Seaboard contemporary home, perched high on the mountainside of Clifton, as it embraces unencumbered views, ranging from the Twelve Apostle mountains to the world-famous Camps Bay beaches!
This is an ideal setting for a modern, yet undeniably, comfortable family home, where all details were thought out during its custom-built layering of glass, steel, concrete and various treated woods.
The entertainment areas flow from the covered view terraces, down to the level garden and pool area, with its breathtaking treescapes!
State-of-the-art features galore in this astounding property! Just look at its floor-to-ceiling glass windows which bring the views inside!
Dying to see more of this R67 million Clifton home on the market? Have a look at its photos here.
3. Royal residence in Camps Bay for R65 million
Another Atlantic Seaboard property for sale making this list ought to be this majestic 8-bedroomed mansion!
Without a doubt, the ultimate in style and elegance, it offers spectacular, sweeping coastal views.
The indoor-outdoor flow guarantees easy living, as entertaining, culinary occasions and socialising all happen in one spacious open plan area, where the adjacent infinity pool appears to spill into the Indian Ocean!
And its luxurious penthouse alone, with its 80 sqm coverage, has a private deck and jacuzzi.
Check out more images of this R65 million Camps Bay home on the market by going here.
4. Panoramic views in Fresnaye for R50 million
It’s becoming quite tricky to decide which majestic view tops the other when looking at all these Cape Town properties, don’t you agree?
Having said that, this incredibly-enchanting mansion with horizon, mountain and ocean views was for sure going to make this list!
Buying a property in Fresnaye is a decision one cannot regret, and this home proves that point!
Its entertainment areas, grand terraces, and gorgeous level garden with swimming pool ensure a high-quality family lifestyle, in one of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in Cape Town.
Take a look at more photos of this R50 million Fresnaye home on the market by going here.
5. Superior tranquillity galore in Camps Bay for R42.5 million
Here’s another stunning property, nestled between the Twelves Apostles mountain range and the fantastic Camps Bay beaches, offering completely breathtaking views in whichever direction you look!
Designed with an incredible attention to detail, each of the sumptuous 6 en-suite bedrooms offers the same impressive views.
With great entertainment value in mind, the high-in-demand built-in barbeques (referred to as ‘braais’ in South Africa) on the covered front deck area, as well as in the garden section, provide enjoyment of the outdoors, regardless of the weather!
Want to find out more about this R42.5 million Camps Bay home on the market? View its photos here.
6. Unimaginable cubist impression in Higgovale for R36 million
Closing off this list has to be this home, located in one of the finest locations that Cape Town has to offer!
This state-of-the-art cubist masterpiece was thought through from top-to-bottom, as its very unusual design allows for maximum absorption of the City Bowl and Table Mountain views from pretty much anywhere on the property, indoor or outdoor!
Any entertainer will be highly impressed to see its downstairs wide open spaces flow onto the garden and pool deck areas, while the fine choice of finishes is just one example of the many special nuances created by the designers to turn this into a chic modern home!