Heuwelsig Estate at a glance
Heuwelsig Estate is situated in the Celtisdal area of Centurion, neighbouring suburbs such as Raslouw and Monavoni. Centurion is gradually becoming a strategically situated city, closely linked to the Central Business Districts (CBD) of Sandton, Midrand and Pretoria. As a security estate, Heuwelsig Estate has eight gates, accessing the various sections of the estate and comprises an area of more than 112 hectares! The freehold stands range in size from 400sm to 1,500sm whilst the Sectional Title units start from around 50sm. The price of full title homes varies from R1, 700,000 to R3, 000,000 (2016) and the price of sectional title homes from R 600, 000 to R1, 300, 000 (2016), with Vacant Stands commanding a market value of R 300, 000 (2012) but growing to well over R600, 000 (2016) for a similar size stand. The Estate consists of 1,686 houses, of which 1,277 are sectional title with 409 full title properties, and is bordered by Lochner Road, Raslouw, in the North, the Krugersdorp/Pretoria Road (R114) to the South, Voortrekker Road (R55) to the East and Monavoni Estates, Stoneridge, Silverstone, Silverwood and Thornfields Country Estates to the West. The property owners in the area have been extremely stable as up to 59% (2016) of the owners have lived in their homes for more than 5 years.
For this mega development, new exciting generation thinking in mixed-use property planning was used. Mixed use units for both Residential and Commercial property includes small scale convenience shopping facilities solely to provide for the requirements of residents living within the area. This concept not only benefits residents and shop owners; it also benefits the environment, sustainability, security and land use planning. The mixed use area will boast ample parking, professional landscaping with indigenous plants and a traditional boulevard that also caters for pedestrians.
Heuwelsig Estate, commenced in 2006, and has been carefully designed to complement the existing crest that signifies the preferred place of residence for many Gauteng residents currently commuting between Pretoria, Midrand, Krugersdorp and Johannesburg. The upgrade of one of the main roads through the area namely the R55 (linking Pretoria West with Sandton) is now complete, offering easy access to the main highways, whatever your destination is! The other main road close to Heuwelsig Estate is the existing Krugersdorp (N14) freeway. The K52 (linking Centurion West with Pretoria East) and the PWV9 (which will be a major freeway from Rosslyn to Sandton) are proposed routes that will continue to effectively manage traffic flow through the area.
There is also easy access to the N1 and N14, for commuters travelling by car to either Pretoria, Midrand, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, Krugersdorp, Gautrain, OR Tambo International Airport as well as Lanseria Airport.
There are plans for a new school in the area, including a private clinic, however due to the economy no final plans or date has yet been set! Other plans include further retail sites, as well as commercial developments to complete the new residential areas.
Shopping Centers in the immediate vicinity include Forest Hill Mall, Celtis Ridge, Mall @ Reds and the Raslouw Lifestyle Centre, offering a full range of retail outlets, restaurants and entertainment!
The newly established Forest Hill mall now offers an even wider variety of retail outlets, entertainment for the children such as the ice rink, wave pool and cinema’s. As phase 1 of the multi node development, there is still much coming in the area in the way of commercial offices, residential development and infrastructure in the form of schools, clinic etc., which is preparing the N14 and R55 intersection to become the next urban core out of Centurion. The Mall @ Reds & Celtis Ridge Shopping Centre’s, have a Post Office on site, whilst the Mall @ Reds offers a Virgin Active Gym and cinema!
Facilities in the Centers also include all the major banks & Forex dealers, leading restaurants and take away restaurants, major retailers such as Checkers, Pick ‘n Pay, Woolworths, Clicks, Pep, Ackerman’s, Mr. Price Home, DISCHEM, Edgars plus smaller independent outlets offering jewelry, hair and beauty products, footwear, audio, electrical, music and entertainment. For the concerted Golfer, Copperleaf Golf & Country Estate designed by our very own Ernie Els is in close proximity and with its new college to be opened in 2017, should continue to be a sought after living space.
Schools in the area include Laerskool Wierdapark, Bakenkop Laerskool, Springvale Primary, Eldoraigne Hoërskool, Sutherland Secondary School, Centurion Christian School and Doxa Deo (South Campus). Nursery schools include Froggies, Kleuterhoekie, Ietsie Bietsie and Ietsie Bietsie Crèche (all in Rooihuiskraal), Pieriewierie, Kabouterland, Little Village, Bambi, Maranataland, Waterland and Klitsie (all in Wierdapark)
Places of worship include Great Hope Baptist Church (Wierda park), NG Church (Wierda Park South), West View Methodist Church ( Wierda Park), AFM New Life ( Raslouw), Eldoraigne Musallah, Centurion Vineyard Christian Fellowship (Celtisdal), Doxa Deo South Campus ( Raslouw), Afrikaanse Protestante Kerk ( Wierda Park), Church of the Nazarene ( Wierda Park), Saint Stephens Anglican ( Eldoraigne) and Centurion Presbyterian Church( Raslouw).
The UNITAS hospital is a short distance away and the area boasts the following; Wierdapark Day Clinic, Bakenkop Medical Clinic, Rooihuiskraal Provincial Clinic, Medipark Clinic, Eldoraigne Provincial Clinic, Medicross Eldoraigne, Clicks Clinic in the Mall @ Reds Centre and the DisChem Clinic in the Raslouw Lifestyle Centre.
The closest police station is the Wierda Bridge Police Station situated in Valhalla.