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Record sale for Clifton property

Late last year a Clifton, Cape Town property sold for R198 million without much fanfare - and seeing as the so-called “Enigma Mansion” is still on the market for R300 million, the Nettleton Road property is record sale not only for Cape Town but for South Africa.

The 1 300m2 flat has a view of the beachfront and the city.

It has six bedrooms and bathrooms, a gym, a home theatre, a massage room, and a pool that overlooks Second Beach, high up from the sought-after Nettleton Road.

The road is arguably the most expensive road in South Africa, perched high up on the rump of Lion's Head and overlooking Bantry Bay and Clifton.

The flat is one of six in a block known as The Clifton, and all homes are custom designed. Access is via a private driveway off Kloof Road.

Lance Cohen, Seeff Properties' Atlantic seaboard luxury market specialist, said three luxurious homes in Nettleton Road entered the market at between R100m and R120m this year.



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