THE PRIVATE HOMES ON THE ESTATE WILL COMPLEMENT THE NATURAL LANDSCAPE
- ALLOWING RESIDENTS TO BE SURROUNDED BY NATURE WITH THE MINIMUM OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
|Hopewell Conservation Estate has ensured the protection of the land for future generations and investors by signing a 30 year stewardship agreement with the Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency.
The first phase of 16 residential sites has been pegged out, and construction has started on the first homes.
An award-winning reception centre has been built, and will be used by residents as a meeting place and entertainment venue.
There is provision for two bush lodges as an extra source of income for the maintenance of the reserve, and to create an additional amenity for the residents.
|Detailed designs have been prepared by Richard Stretton of Koop Design, an award-winning Durban-based architectural firm that specialises in sustainable “green” architecture. His contemporary designs make use of the natural stone and other materials found in the area, and are designed to complement the home owner’s lifestyle.
The first phase of residential erven have been demarcated, ranging between 2,500 and 4,000 square meters in size, each with a building footprint of 500 square meters.
All properties will be unfenced, with landscaping integrating into the natural surroundings - giving new meaning to the concept of “lock up and go”.