Villa Cortona Retirement Village | Durbanville

Western Cape, Cape Town, Durbanville

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Villa Cortona Retirement Village - Retirement is about living life to the full, with none of the concerns of living on your own.

This Retirement Village is administered according to the Housing Development Schemes for Retired Person Act (Act 65 of 1988) which stipulates thatthe residents in a unit needs to be 50 years or older. Please note that a Medical Evaluation may be required for any new Resident(s).

At times, these units may become available as a Re-Sale or a Rental. Actual unit layout, availability and pricing is subject to confirmation from our office. All the facilities and Care facilities in the Village are fully operational. House prices (when available) should range on avaerage from R1 600 000 to R3 500 000, Apartments from R1 100 000 to R1 350 000 and Assisted Living Suites from R700 000 to R900 000. Rental units (when available) should range between R7 000 and R14 000 per month, Apartments R5 000 - R7 000 per month and Assisted Living Suites R4 500 - R5 000 per month. Please note these prices are for information purposes only and is subject to confirmation of the actual unit(s) availableand is subject to confirmation of the actual unit(s) available and excluded any resident levies which may be applicable. Register Online on our waiting list and we will keep you informed of availability matching your requirements.

The Village consists of Upmarket Single Title Houses of the highest quality, Sectional Title Apartments & Assisted Living Suites with balconies, secluded garden atriums & luxury verandas. The complex have a secure boundary wall with attended access, electrified fencing, 24h manned security & camera control. Facebrick finishes ensures minimal maintenance & reduced levies. All gardens are landscaped & fitted with automated irrigation.

Villa Cortona is named after a Tuscan village, also situated on a hillside, with spectacular views onto Chiana Valley and wheat lands, lies a city entrenched in history, art, culture and majestic splendour … Cortona! This village is also well known for the movie, 'Under the Tuscan Sun".

The developers of Villa Cortona Retirement Village, have recreated the noble city and all that is necessary for an active retirement in a dynamic, growing community - a time of camaraderie, learning, creativity, adventure, fitness, personal growth and just plain fun, with access to quality health care. In a nutshell, this means that all the full profit at a market relating price upon the sale of the unit will be available to you or your estate.

A choice of five different layouts are available for the houses, ranging from 2 Bedroom with 1 Bathroom and Single Garage, to 2 Bedrooms with Study (optional), Open Plan Dining Room & Lounge, together with a Double Garage. In some instances the original owners removed the study to open up space or enclosed the patio for an additional living area.

One and two bedroom apartments are available with communal laundry facilities. To ensure ease of movement the main building is equipped with elevators, ramps and stairs and also house an interior garden. Some of the apartments have parking bays in the undercover parking garage allocated to them, and with some there is even a store room available as well. Alternatively, parking is available all around the outside of the building.

The Clubhouse accommodates numerous facilities such as undercover entertainment areas, lounges with a fireplace, ladies bar, gym, library, restaurant, coffee shop, hairdresser and laundry. Piazza Della Republica, will be adjacent to the central bowling green, swimming pool and braai areas and promises to be the heart of the community while the numerous facilities enables an active and healthy retirement.

The wheelchair friendly Health Care Centre are be fitted with a nurse-call and smoke detection system and consists of a 22- bed health care unit with single and double rooms. The Bedsitters and Assisted Living Suites (consisting of 14 x 1 Bedroom, 14 Bachelor Assisted Living units) will link directly with the Health Care Centre. The Health Care are operated by the Pro Health Group and their specialized nominees under sectional title.

Like the medieval fortified walls and gateways that protected Cortona's noble and their valuables for centuries, the medieval boundary wall of Villa Cortona Retirement Village are fortified with an intrusion detection system while the 24-hour attended access and camera controlled security system at the gate will ensure the peace of mind of its residents. The intercom and emergency call facility further ensure that helpis immediately available in emergencies. These security measures in place includes 24 hour guards at the Main Entrance and Intercom to each unit.

Make your voice heard in the planning of the Villages of the future by completing our Retirement Research Survey through this link . We value the opinion of you and your friends and your assistance in this regard would be highly appreciated.