Psst... the secret is out - bargain in Venterstad (Bo-Karoo) This is a fully restored home with high ceilings, original wooden floors and very spacious rooms. Dreaming of retiring in the Karoo? Here is your chance. This is what you get: Original Oregon wood floors. Main Bedroom has built in cupboards and measures 4,5m x 4,0 m. Bedroom 2 has built in cupboards and measures 4,3m x 4,3m. Bedroom 3 has built in cupboards and measures 4,3m x 4,0m. The Bathroom has a bath and a shower and measures 3,2m x 1,8m. The Lounge has a fireplace and a separate entrance and measures 4,6m x 3,7m. The Kitchen is huge and boasts a hob, eye level double oven, an extractor and new built in cupboards. It measures 5,7m x 3,0m. The Dining Room, which is the largest room in the house, can easily be combined with a lounge (creating a 4th bedroom from the present lounge). It has its own separate entrance and measures 6,7m x 4,1m. There is a built in braai and outdoor covered entertainment area with a wash basin. The garden is established and is irrigated by an automated sprinkler system. There is an extra large double garage (50 square meters) with direct access onto the street. Total accommodation area of 190 square meters Venterstad is probably this area's best kept secret. It is a base from which to explore the little known wonders of the Bo-Karoo. Visit the wonderful Oviston Nature Reserve, the Gariep Dam, and take a tour of the Gariep Dam wall. Observe and enjoy a large variety of birds, go river rafting down the Orange River or horse-back riding along its banks. Steep yourself in history and visit the various Boer War sites, including a drive over historical bridges spanning the mighty Orange River. Or just relax around the braai and enjoy the spectacle of the hundreds of Kestrels who migrate from Europe every year in summer. At night you will be treated to a spectacle of stars and the sounds of country night life. In other words, a great and very affordable place to retire. This home is being rented as a self catering home at the moment. We call it Heron House. Visit our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/VenterstadSelfCatering?ref=hl where you will find more information and photographs from this region. Come and see why we live here! We are selling because we have just moved into our newly renovated second home, also in Venterstad.