Melrose at a glance
Melrose is an upmarket suburb located North of Johannesburg, neighbouring the suburbs of Rosebank, Dunkeld, Illovo and Birdhaven. Melrose is bordered by Oxford Road to the West, linking Melrose to Sandton Central and the Johannesburg CDB. Furthermore, there is dual access to the M1 highway from Melrose, and the Rosebank Gautrain Station is just minutes away.
Originally a small, mainly commercial area, Melrose has expanded to become highly sought after and exclusive suburb for both residential and business purposes due to its ideal location and the proximity to amenities in the area. Homes in Melrose are known for their beauty, comprising of large older homes, as well as upmarket and modern cluster house complexes and apartments.
Situated in Melrose is the popular and exclusive Melrose Arch development, home to ultra-luxurious designer apartments, high-end stores, exclusive office space, art galleries and trendy bars and restaurants frequented by Johannesburg's glitterati and elite.
Aside from the plethora of leisure activities available at Melrose Arch to enjoy, Melrose residents have access to The Zone @ Rosebank, The Mall of Rosebank, the Rosebank African Craft Market, Killarney Mall, The Killarney Country Club and Zoo Lake, and the Wanderers Golf Club all within easy reach.
Educational institutions in the surrounding area include St. David's College, King David School, Greenside High School, as well as the University of the Witwatersrand.
Houses for sale in Melrose range from R 3,500,000 to R 16,000,000. Apartments and townhouses for sale in Melrose range from R 1,295,000 to R 2,000,000. To view a selection of homes for sale in Melrose, contact a Seeff estate agent.