Charming, French-Country Villa in South Africa

Landscaped yards and gardens surround this French-country villa in Vygeboom, South Africa, creating an idyllic retreat. Arched double doors lead into a long hallway connecting to an open-concept living space that includes a living room, kitchen and dining room. The gray exterior is dressed up with verdant, manicured shrubbery. Stone steps lead from the yard to a lower garden, all of which are surrounded by symmetrical landscaping for maximum privacy.

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Chas Everitt International Property Group, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

A Set of Stairs Leads Up to an Elegant French Country-Style Villa

A French country-style villa features gray textured walls and blue-hued shutters. Wrought iron railings and security doors accent the exterior, giving the home an elegant appearance. Trimmed hedges and vine-covered trellises accent touches of green to the otherwise neutral exterior.
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Ornate Iron Gates Open to a Long Gravel Driveway That Leads to a Villa

Ornate wrought iron gates hang from large stone pillars that feature vintage-looking light fixtures. A gravel driveway leads to the front entrance of a French country-style villa. Trees line the stone wall providing ample privacy and a touch of elegance.
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An Arched Entryway Leads Into a Moody Foyer That Features a Console Table and Vintage Rug

A grand entrance is created by an arched doorframe with double doors. A vintage rug covers the neutral tile, ushering guests into the moody foyer just beyond the door. A white console table sits against one of the walls with an ornate mirror and decorative accents resting on top.
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Open Concept Dining Room Features a Wood Table and a Crystal Chandelier

An open concept living room features a wood dining table and an oriental rug that tops the tile floor. A crystal chandelier hangs above the dining table giving the neutral space some added elegance. A set of french doors open to the covered stone patio that houses a sitting are and an outdoor fireplace.
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A Covered Patio Features Wicker Furniture and an Outdoor Fireplace

A covered patio with tile flooring features an elegant outdoor fireplace and wicker lounge furniture. The lounge chairs face the backyard, providing the perfect place to relax outside. A pair of white french doors open the covered patio to the adjacent bedroom.
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Living Room Features a Brick-Lined Fireplace and a Large Vintage Rug

A neutral living room is accented with brick-lined fireplace and a spacious vintage rug. Large windows bright ample light into the living space and a set of glass French doors open the living room to the patio beyond. A crystal chandelier hangs above the middle of the room adding light and elegance to the space.
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A Stone Fireplace Accents a Neutral Living Room That Features Feather Chairs

A brick-backed stone fireplace accents a neutral living room that's filled with vintage decor. Large windows and a set of glass french doors open the living space to the lush backyard. A crystal chandelier hangs in the middle of the room adding the perfect touch of elegance.
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Open Concept Living Space Features a Wood Dining Table and Built-In Storage

An open concept living space is bookmarked by a wood dining table, with a kitchen at the far end. Wood built-in bookshelves line one of the walls providing the perfect display place. A set of french doors open the dining space to the courtyard beyond.
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Open Concept Kitchen Features a Dark Island and a Wood Dining Table

An open concept living space features both a dining table and a dark kitchen island. Wood built-in cabinets line one wall, creating the perfect place to display vintage dinnerware and decorative accents. A neutral brick backsplash creates the perfect backdrop for the cottage-style kitchen.
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Open Concept Kitchen Features a Large Kitchen Island and Built-In Shelving Units

An open concept kitchen features a large kitchen islands that's topped with a granite countertop. Built-ins line the back wall of the kitchen, showcasing a variety of glassware. A vintage wood dining table sits in the middle of the space providing eat-in seating.
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Open Concept Kitchen Showcases a Large Island and a Wood Dining Table

An open concept kitchen showcases a large island that's topped with a granite countertop. Neutral stone accents the backsplash and compliments the brick accent nook in the middle of the space. A vintage dining table sits in the middle of the kitchen providing the perfect eat-in dining space.
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Spacious Bedroom Features a Set of French Doors That Open to a Balcony

A spacious bedroom with white walls and gray trim features an oriental rug that covers natural wood flooring. A set of french doors open the bedroom to an outdoor balcony that's lined with an ornate wrought iron railing. Against one of the walls sits a vintage dresser topped with a simple mirror.
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Bathroom With Tile Floors and Textured Walls House a Clawfoot Tub and Wood Armoire

A set of glass french doors open the large bathroom to the adjacent bedroom. A white clawfoot tub rests atop a neutral tiled floor while gray textured walls create a relaxing atmosphere. A french country-style armoire sits in the corner providing the perfect place to store all essentials.
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Wood Dining Table Sits Near a Set of French Doors Against a Brick Accent Wall

A wrought iron chandelier hangs above a small wood table and a set of French doors open the room to the lush backyard. The neutral room features a brick accent wall and a large iron window. An oriental rug covers tile flooring bringing color to the otherwise neutral space.
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An Outdoor Patio Features Cement Pavers and a Wood Table and Chairs

Stone pavers cover the floor of an open-air courtyard. The patio is spotted with tiny shrubs, a tree and a vine archway lining the entrance to the home. White french doors opens to the dining room adjacent to the courtyard. An open air eating area is created with a wood table and chairs.
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Stone Pavers Create a Patterned Patio in an Outdoor Courtyard That Houses a Table and Chairs

Stone pavers create a pattered patio floor in an open air courtyard. A wood table and chairs sit just beyond a large tree, providing the perfect space to enjoy the outdoor air while staying close to the house. Sets of glass French doors open the dining room and the kitchen to the patio.
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Sets of French Doors Open a Kitchen to an Outdoor Courtyard

A stone covered courtyard creates the perfect outdoor entertaining space. Flowering vines arch over sets of french doors that open the kitchen and dining room to the outdoor space beyond. A wood table sits outside the kitchen ensuring outdoor eating is an enjoyable experience.
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An Outdoor Sitting Area Is Covered With a Vine-Wrapped Metal Pergola

Tucked between two wings of the villa, a gravel courtyard provides the perfect place for a small sitting area. A simple metal pergola, that's wrapped in vines, stretches the length of the space. A brick retaining wall creates a hardscape feature that houses climbing shrubs.
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Stone Covered Patio With a Canopy of Vines Features a Wood Picnic Table and

A French country-style wood picnic table overlooks a lush backyard. The stone patio, with a vine-covered pergola, provides the perfect amount of shade for this outdoor living space. Stone steps and a pathway leads down to the landscape-filled backyard.
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A French Country-Style Estate Features a Vine Covered Pergola

A large French country-style estate rises above landscaped beds filled with uniquely shaped shrubs and greenery. A vine-covered pergola covers an outdoor patio that features both a dining table and sitting area. The covered patio overlooks the lush backyard.
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A Bird's-Eye View Features the Lush Backyard of a French Country-Style Villa

A bird's-eye view overlooks the lush backyard of a French country-style villa. Manicured shrubs line the backyard providing the perfect amount of privacy for the covered stone patio and walkway. A vine-covered pergola stretched over the stone patio and lines the upstairs porch railing.
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A Bird's-Eye View of a Villa's Backyard Features a Vine-Covered Pergola and Covered Patio

A bird's-eye view showcases an elegant French county-style villa that sits amongst lush landscaping. Manicured shrubs line the backyard providing privacy for the covered stone patio. A vine-covered pergola rests above the stone patio adding a touch of green to the home's neutral finish.
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A Bird's-Eye View of a Backyard Features Stone Steps and Lush Landscaping

A bird's-eye view of a backyard features a manicured garden with structured hedges and symmetric landscaping. Stone steps create a path between an upper and a lower garden space. A wrought iron lined balcony provides expansive views of the lush backyard.
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