Global Homes: Magnificent Mansion in Cape Town, South Africa

The second-most populous urban area in South Africa, Cape Town is a coastal city that's home to this magnificent mansion. Five bedrooms, five baths, spacious living rooms, a chef's kitchen and a private pool are just a few of the features that make this home so memorable. The mountain views don't hurt, either.

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Jawitz Properties Ltd., a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Wooden Gates Open to Parking Courtyard

As you enter through the gates to this home in Cape Town, South Africa, you are welcomed into another world of sheer opulence. The parking courtyard, with its imposing port cache, tall walls and mountain vistas, truly sets the tone for the rest of the property.
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Passageway Leads to the Main House

Through the port cache, the owners can access a passageway that leads into the main house. Two terra cotta planters stand on either side of the arch, with a floor mat in between them to welcome visitors.
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Entryway With Grand Double Staircase

A home this grand needs an entryway to match! Luckily, this one features a double staircase and a tiered chandelier, both of which are sure to make a great first impression on visitors.
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Clean Lines Define Hallway

This living space is all about symmetry, with identical paintings, console tables and planters anchoring the double doors. Notice how the space's clean lines continue outside to the pool area.

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Soothing Water Feature in Courtyard

There's something utterly zen about a water feature like this. Thanks to its clean design, this piece draws the eye from the courtyard straight to the pool area.
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Courtyard Complete With Palm Trees

Because the courtyard is encased with stone, the designers brought in palm trees for a touch of greenery. Now the space feels even natural and complements its surroundings.

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Formal Dining Room Seats Ten

No luxury home would be complete without a formal dining room. Here, a long wood table with ten chairs provides plenty of elbow room for guests, while a buffet can store extra dishes and drinks.

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Sitting Room With Bright Orange Armchairs

After dinner, the owners and their guests can retreat to this comfortable sitting area. Two bright orange chairs add a pleasant pop of color to the space, while a large coffee table keeps wine glasses within easy reach.
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Beautiful, Dark Wood Chef's Kitchen

Red runners encourage flow from the entryway to the kitchen. Here, the designers used dark wood beams and cabinets to strike a cool visual contrast to the light walls and neutral flooring.
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Chef's Kitchen Includes Large Island

This gourmet kitchen is as beautiful as it is functional, with dark wood beams and plenty of cabinetry. A large island centers the space, with a sink for effortless meal prep and entertaining.
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Stylish Living Space With Stone Fireplace

From the hallway, double doors open into a stylish living room. Here, a cushioned sofa with pillows provides comfortable seating, while a stone fireplace promises to keep the space cozy year-round.
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Living Room Shines With Natural Light

Floor-to-ceiling windows ensure that this living room is rich with natural light. By keeping the room's furniture, accents and wall treatment within a neutral palette, the designers made the space especially airy.
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Entertaining Lounge and Wet Bar

In addition to a wine cellar, this luxury home comes with its own lounge and wet bar. In turn, the owners can easily host intimate gatherings with close friends and large-scale parties without ever leaving their property.
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Brick Wine Cellar With Built-In Cabinets

A spiral staircase creates a cool transition to the wine cellar. With brick walls and built-in racks, the space was designed to keep bottles at the perfect temperature.
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Wine Cellar Includes Table for Tastings

On the other side of the room, a small table becomes the perfect spot to host a tasting with friends or a date night with a loved one. In addition to being fully functional, the cabinets are visual stunners.
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Second Floor Showcases Chandelier

The chandelier works overtime on the second floor by brightening the space and drawing attention to the ceiling. As they ascend the stairs, guests will have a hard time taking their eyes off of the feature.
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Master Suite With Shimmering Wallpaper

Of the five beautiful bedrooms in the house, this master suite is easily the most impressive. Here, a shimmering wall treatment catches the natural light, while a canopy bed encourages the owners to relax in style.

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Master Suite Includes Stone Fireplace

In addition to a balcony with breathtaking vistas, this master suite comes with its own fireplace. On rainy nights, the owners will love cuddling up by the fire.
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Master Bath Evokes Thoughts of Spa

With a soaking tub surrounded by candles, this master bathroom easily evokes thoughts of a resort-style spa. After a long day of work, who wouldn't want to come in here to unwind?
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Master Bath With Warm Wood Accents

This soothing spa bathroom also comes with large his-and-her armoires. A vanity and vessel sink sit between them, though the real star of the space is the soaking tub that sits centerstage.
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Asian-Inspired Guest Bedroom

With clean lines and minimal decor, this Asian-inspired guest bedroom feels utterly relaxing. An orange pillow and cushioned bench keep the space comfortable and offer the right amount of color.
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Guest Room Includes Luxe Canopy Bed

Once they see this soothing, Asian-inspired guest bedroom, you can bet that visitors won't want to leave! The suite comes with a canopy bed, closet and attached bath for added luxury.
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Neutral Hues in Guest Bathroom

This guest bathroom is stylish, too, with a woven rug that complements the square tiles. Accents on the vanity provide a touch of texture as well.
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Zen Guest Bath With Vessel Sink

After a day of sunbathing or swimming in the pool, this guest bathroom becomes the perfect space to freshen up. A large vanity keeps essentials like towels and soap close, while a glass door opens to the shower.
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Gold-Infused Guest Bedroom

A golden headboard, comforter, bench and armchair all help this guest bedroom feel ultra-luxurious. With a spacious closet, two nightstands and access to a private bathroom, visitors have everything they need in one place.
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Single Vanity Bathroom With Stone Wall

Stepping into this spare bathroom reveals a gorgeous dark wood vanity with a vessel sink. A porcelain tub complements the fixture, as well as draws attention to the stone accent wall.

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Stone Patio and Outdoor Dining Set

Naturally, this home comes with a formal dining room and a dining space outside for more casual get-togethers. With a grill, counter, large table and eight chairs, the owners have everything they need to entertain.
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Sliding Glass Doors Lead to Backyard

Sliding glass doors create a seamless transition to the backyard. From here, guests can see the mansion's many balconies, as well as take in views of the pool and ocean in the distance.
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Back View of Magnificent Mansion

This villa in Cape Town, South Africa looks beautiful from every angle. The elegant estate includes five bedrooms, five baths, spacious living rooms, a gentleman's bar, wine cellar and even a private pool out back.

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Overhead View of Pool and Deck

The swimming pool and deck look even more beautiful from high up. Though tall trees and plants surround the property, guests can still see for miles to the mountains.
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Sprawling Lawn for Garden Parties

Stone steps lead from the deck down to a grassy lawn area. If ever the owners want to host a garden party or simply watch their kids tumble outside, this will be the perfect place.
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