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5 Reasons to Invest in Hesketh’s Freestanding Home

Hesketh’s freestanding homes offer security, community and access to an unrivalled family life. Invest in Pietermaritzburg’s freestanding homes within a secure estate, like Hesketh Estate.

Gated estates are growing in demand with families keen to have more space and independence for their growing family needs. Hesketh has an exclusive 40 freestanding homes available at R1 699 000 until the 1st of June. Yes, that’s right, prices are going up and we encourage you to put in your offer now. This could potentially save you a massive R42 500 on your new home before prices increase.


The demand for homes within estates has grown across South Africa. High value has been given to homes within estates opposed to those out of estates across the country. This is because estate living meets the demands of modern family needs, with security, convenience and community at the core.

Our freestanding homes within Hesketh offers you the opportunity to purchase a family home that provides more than just modern needs. We offer an unrivalled, secure lifestyle. Explore our 5 reasons for why you should invest in Hesketh’s freestanding homes.


Featuring 2 and 3-bedroom homes, we have a seamless modern home design that creates a dynamic space for family living. Large glass doors frame the beautiful conservation area outside, bringing in the relaxed Hayfield energy into your home.

One of the standout features of these homes is the option to modify and add on a range of extras, such as an additional bedroom or garage. This means that you can tailor your home to your specific needs, ensuring that it fits your family’s lifestyle perfectly. Some homes even feature a non-developable buffer as part of the garden, providing an extra layer of privacy and tranquility.


Hesketh’s freestanding homes are also designed with energy efficiency in mind. The energy-efficient design can help to reduce monthly water and energy costs. This can save you money in the long run! Sustainable living is the future and we’re leading the way in Pietermaritzburg with our homes at Hesketh.

The prime location of the homes allows for a seamless flow between indoor and outdoor living spaces, connecting residents to nature. From the moment you step into your new home at Galaxie, you’ll notice the attention to detail and thoughtful design. Hesketh’s freestanding homes are expertly crafted to provide both form and function, creating a space that is both beautiful and practical.


Estates provide you and your home that extra layer of security that brings you peace of mind. You and your family will be safe within your home and walking throughout the development.

The estate has a secure entryway with guards recording all visitors to the estate. Park your car outside your door and live a life free from the stress of maintaining a traditional freestanding home. Living in a freestanding home within a secure estate has been shown to greatly improve your overall quality of life.


Hayfields is a desirable suburb within Pietermaritzburg and is known for its green spaces and easy access to major roads, shopping centres, schools, and hospitals. Living in Hayfields gives you the ultimate connection and convenience to everything you need for an elevated family life. Commuting is a breeze, with quick access to local roads and major highways. These accessible routes make every day easy and convenient to reach other parts of the city.

Hayfields is home to some of the best schools in the area, including:

  • Hayfields Preparatory School
  • Cordwalles Preparatory School
  • John’s Diocesan School for Girls
  • Charles College

For medical care, residents can choose between:

  • Netcare St. Anne’s Hospital
  • Midlands Medical Centre

These two medical facilities offer a comprehensive range of services. Be within easy reach of all life’s little emergencies. Benefit from the area’s best medical care with top specialists in residence.

Some may say, retail therapy is always the best medicine. Not only will you have Hesketh’s onsite shopping centre at your disposal, but you will also be within a few kilometres of the area’s best lifestyle retreats. Enjoy easy access to The Hayfields Mall and Cascades Lifestyle Centre that are positioned nearby.


Hayfields is known for its rich cultural diversity and heritage and Hesketh is fortunate to be able to revive that history in the Roy Hesketh track within the estate. This will be the site of a festival ground with cafés and music taking place each week. It’s part of our larger vision for the estate and we’re anticipating a fantastic lively atmosphere that will enhance our estate and drive a close-knit community.

Hesketh Estate will be the place where you and your family will unwind in nature. Our Hesketh freestanding homes will be your gateway to explore 70-hectares of safe conservancy – right on your doorstep.

We’ve got braai areas and kids’ play areas currently being built. It’s a landscape of high energy and inspiring activity, and it will soon be yours when you move into our freestanding homes.

Lock in your purchase to secure your Hesketh freestanding home before 1st June 2023 at our initital launch price of R1 699 000. Save R42 500 and savour much more than the financial rewards, gain an appreciating home within a secure estate where your family will thrive.

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