Size (Internal): 145m2
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Bathrooms: 2.5 Bathrooms
Parking: Optional Extra
Estimated Building Cost: R 1 183 635
(Calculated at the national average building rate @ R8163 per m2)
The Rhino Lodge is a comfortably sized 3 bedroom house plans. 2.5 bathrooms. African styled family house. There is no garage, however there is an option to add a free standing garage if you choose to do so.
The house has an open plan kitchen, lounge and dining room and a large outdoor covered dining area and timber deck .The kitchen features a separate scullery area with a double sink, space for a washing machine, dryer and dishwasher with direct access to the drying yard.
The living area opens op directly onto the deck via glass sliding doors where you will find a built in braai and space for an outdoor dining suite or other outdoor furniture. A few steps down leads you to the swimming pool with a rim-flow and martini seating. Adjacent to the pool is also a large seating area for quality time with friends and family.
This 3 bedroom house plans boasts plenty of glass for ample natural lighting and ventilation. It is completely suspended off of the ground and supported by piers for minimal its footprint and so the effect on the ground it is to be built on. This design also allows you access to all services below the floor such as plumbing, electrical and comms. This house is designed to work with BioBox underground septic tanks but can easily be intergrated into a normal sewer connection by your Architect or draughtsperson.
The roof is of synthetic thatch, but can easily be substituted with any roof sheeting of you choice. The roof pitch is too low however to be used with roof tiles.
This plan is submission ready for the building itself, you will need an architect or draughtsperson to place it on your site for you.
This is a self contained dwelling that is easy to secure and ideal to entertain. It is very much suited for the African climate and is very much “outdoor living” orientated. This is an ideal addition to any game farm estate, or if you would like to add a bit of Modernised Africa to your neighborhood, this is the plan for you.