Greenstone Hill at a glance
Greenstone Hill, described as "the Sandton of the East Rand", is a rapidly growing suburb of Modderfontein. Here, a variety of well-loved estates and complexes can be found, in addition to modern free-standing homes within gated communities. It is a great area for those looking to make an investment in a sectional title unit, as rentals are sought after. With security a priority and a wide range of attractive properties on the market, there's something for everyone, and the area is proving immensely popular amongst younger buyers and tenants.
As part of the Johannesburg's East Rand, Greenstone Hill enjoys warm summers during which most of the area's rainfall occurs. Average minimum temperatures in summer range between 11ºC and 15ºC, with maximums climbing to approximately 26ºC. In winter, temperatures cool down to a minimum of 2ºC to 4ºC and warm up to a maximum of between 17ºC and 20ºC.
Schools in the area
There is no shortage of primary or high schools in the vicinity of Greenstone Hill. Eastleigh Primary School is approximately 4km away, with Edenglen Primary School just slightly further. Laerskool Nobel Primary is even closer - just 3km from Greenstone Hill - and Hurlyvale Primary School is about 5km away. In terms of high schools, Edenglen High School, Edenvale High School and Dowerglen High School are all approximately 6km from Greenstone Hill, with Spartan High School just slightly further afield.
Healthcare in the area
Finding high quality healthcare in the vicinity of Greenstone Hill is no problem. A variety of doctors and dentists can be found in the area, and Medicross Edenvale is close by. In addition, Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital is a 7km drive from Greenstone Hill.
Greenstone Shopping Centre takes care of residents' needs a mere 2.6km from Greenstone Hill. With a wide variety of tenants that includes banks, clothing stores, jewellers, restaurants, grocery stores, takeaways and much more, visitors are sure to find whatever they are looking for.
Stoneridge Centre is also just a stone's throw away, with its open-air vibes and vast range of specialised stores. Green Valley Shopping Centre, with Checkers as its anchor tenant, is another popular retail offering in the area.
Eden Meadows Shopping Centre, also in close proximity to Greenstone Hill, provides locals with yet another wide range of shops and services. The offering includes Pick n Pay, Clicks, clothing stores, takeaways and much more.
Distance from key points (Airport/CBD)
The driving distance from Greenstone Hill to O R Tambo International Airport is approximately 10km. In average traffic, it will take you about 15 minutes to get there. Lanseria International Airport is approximately 60km away - this amounts to approximately a 50-minute drive. Johannesburg's CBD is approximately 3.6km or 13 minutes away.
Green Valley and Greenstone shopping centres offer a range of culinary options in the area, from Chinese, burgers, Mediterranean food and seafood to authentic Italian pizza and pasta, cafe food and delicious cocktails. A wide variety of takeaway establishments is on offer when you're craving convenience.
Looking for a fun way to spend a few hours in and around Greenstone Hill? Look no further.
1. Rush Indoor Trampoline Park
Situated at Greenstone Shopping Centre, Rush Indoor Trampoline Park will have the young at heart jumping for joy - literally. With more than 1 700 metres of trampolines, including dodgeball courts, basketball hoops, a massive foam pit and much more, it's impossible to not have a good time.
2. Adventure Golf
A game of adventure golf at Stoneridge Centre is described as "such great fun", "an awesome family afternoon" and "a great experience". Visitors can choose between three different courses designed with a range of caves, water features and greens.
Make Greenstone Hill your home. Let it be your story.
Greenstone Hill has a lot to offer investors, home-owners and renters. Seeff has a variety of properties available for sale and to rent. Contact the Seeff Edenvale team about your new home or your next investment today.