Acorn Creek - Secure residential estate in Cape Town
Acorn Creek is situated in the spectacular Helderberg region of the Western Cape.
It is a place where you can be at your ease and do those things that you really please. The surroundings offer beautiful mountain trails, prestigious golf courses, innumerable wineries and stunning beaches.
This contemporary village by MSP Developments places emphasis on spatial planning with urban design inspired by the creek running through the village. As such it will be a key design element of the open garden areas. The north-facing orientation of the village homes blurs the barriers between indoor and nature, as lounge and dining areas seamlessly open up to pergola-covered patios and landscaped gardens – ideal for the entertainer.
Acorn Creek is set up to provide residents with the ultimate level of comfort. The village theme and layout will put you in a state relaxation after a long day at the office. Various parks in the estate will also help you unwind and bring forth a sense of well-being. It is scientifically proven that being in nature is good for your health.
The estate will be developed in 8 phases (414 homes in total) Phase 1 comprises of 37 homes that offers a multiplex of floor plans meticulously designed to optimize the exact location in which it is placed. Construction to start in the first quarter of 2017.
The natural creek, running through the estate, plays the leading role in the indigenous landscaping of the estate. The creek’s embankments will feature rolling buffalo lawns and more than 150 indigenous trees. Contemporary village streetscapes, cobblestones, water features & low walls add to the village look and feel to create the ultimate lifestyle masterpiece Parks are equipped with play equipment and kickabouts so children can stay fit, healthy and happy. Various walking and jogging trails are available to promote fitness, health and a better life.
A 2.4m high electric fence will surround the estate to keep unwanted elements out and you and your belongings safe. Anti-digging technology will also prevent miscreants from digging through underneath the perimeter fencing. Visitors, contractors, domestic staff and anyone who does not reside in the estate will be required to present valid identification and bio-metrically sign in with a fingerprint. State of the art thermal cameras will scan the perimeters for any possible threats. Scanning for body heat; there is nowhere for miscreants to hide. Cameras will be monitored 24 hours a day to ensure that your safety is never compromised. Guards will be present 24 hours a day to ensure the safety of the residents and their belongings. All residents’ vehicles will be fitted with a radio frequency (RF) tag that ensures booms and gates open automatically on approach so that security does not become a time consuming drag on their daily lives.
Your home can be equipped with a Power Up Complete Power Solution (as an optional extra) and a number of energy saving devices which ensures you have no power outages and vastly reduces your electricity costs. Power Up is the most advanced crystal battery alternative power control system available, does all the functions of a UPS, inverter, solar controller and crystal charge controller all in one. The Power Up Complete Power Solution will harvest energy from your solar panels to run your home and charge your batteries before it takes energy from the grid. The unit is ergonomically designed and highly compact and will be installed in your garage. It omits no gases, no radiation and has a very low fire risk unlike other cumbersome acid, gel and lithium based systems. The Power Up Complete Power Solution will produce up to 3 times the daily power output of other deep cycle systems and the batteries will last up to 5 times longer.