This spacious, eclectic home has been recently renovated with new tiles throughout, fresh and modern bathrooms and an updated kitchen. The massive open-plan living area with double-volume ceilings flows onto a large, private, covered patio with built-in braai. The high ceilings make for a dramatic impression. Whether you love to entertain or just love your space, this home is superb. A wood-burning fireplace provides a lovely feature and keeps things cosy in the winter. The large kitchen is open-plan to the dining and living area. The windows overlook an established bed of clivias and ferns. There is a walk-in pantry and separate scullery with additional cabinets for storage. The kitchen door leads into and enclosed outside area with a washing line and access to the staff quarters. The staff quarters is private and secure with built-in cupboards and an en-suite bathroom including shower, basin and a toilet. The ample master bedroom has a dressing area leading to a full ensuite bathroom with loads of natural light. There is a sliding door from the master bedroom into the garden. The second bedroom is a comfortable double size and overlooks the garden. Both bedrooms have large built-in cupboards. The third bedroom/study has been fitted with a custom built-in desk the length of the room as well as multiple book shelves. The window overlooks the garden. The master, spare and third bedroom/study are all north facing and overlook the private garden. The house is well secured with beams, door sensors, electric fencing and an alarm system. All doors have solid security gates and there is an internal gate between the living and sleeping areas for extra peace of mind. The gates are pet friendly with doggy-doors on the patio and master bedroom gates. This house is an ideal lock-up-and-go. There is a spacious double garage with automated wooden door and room for a work bench. The garden is established with a fully automated irrigation system. The house is in a quiet neighbourhood with and active community group. You will find people jogging and walking their dogs through the leafy suburb. Menlyn Mall, Menlyn Maine, Glenfair, Lynnwood Bridge, Greenlyn, Taste Village and Brooklyn Mall are all in close proximity. Access to the N1 is less than 2km. Investec and the new KPMG offices are walkibg distance. There is also a Gautrain bus stop. Surrounding schools include Menlo Park and St Albans College. University of Pretoria, Varsity College and Isa Carstens are all close by. This location is a central as it gets for lifestyle and shopping.