location in South Africa province Western Cape, Bettys Bay, Bettys Bay
Ad ID 140793
North facing plot in quiet area.
It boasts the world renown HAROLD PORTER BOTANICAL GARDENS together with the KOEGELBERG BIOSPHERE which has international status & recognition. During WW2, the Italian prisoners of war worked on the road btw Rooiels & Bettys Bay, honing the road which today boasts one the most scenic drives in RSA. Arthur Youldon daughter gave her name to Bettys Bay and her home still stands in its original state close to the botanical gardens and boasts a beautiful garden which is lovingly tended by its owner of the past 40 years. On the Silversands dunes, there are the ruins of the sentinel outposts which served as lookouts & being of strategic military importance during the war years to alert the military to the ever present U-BOATS.