The house is situated approximately 30 km East of Arusha and approximately 20km from Kilimanjaro Airport on Dolly Estate that is about 3km off te Arusha Moshi road.The house is in two acreas of garden, is built 40m from the banks of the Maji ya Chai river.The banks of which are covered in riverine bush and magnificient acacia trees, indispersed with wild Fig trees9Ficus) and equal grand Kigelia trees (sausage trees), all of which provide shelter to very many species of bird sand smaller mammals, some of the larger ones are bush buck, Duicker and dik dik,occasionally bush pigs, monitor lizards and ververt Monkeys,On Dolly Estate in the Vicinity of the house are number of wild introduced species including zebra,wildebeest and eland.
The garden surrounds the house. It consist of lawns with many large yellow thorn trees (Acacia Seyal)and a number of species of indigenous flowering bushes. There also five normal flower beds. there is easy access as will be seen from the photographs.The area of the ground floor, including the verandah the kitchen , the pantry, laundry, the scrub room and office is 393 sq. The first floor is 186 sqm with a balcony of 6.7 sqm.
The ground floor rooms consist of the drawing room that has a very efficient fire place , the entrance hall that includes the stair case, and the dinning room that leads into the kitchen through a swing door.The kitchen leads into the above mentioned pantry and etc.
All the rooms are very large , light and airy with high ceiling , large high windows and tall double doors that are glass paned. All the ground Floor doors open onto the broad North facing verandah. The fisrt Floor has the library onto to which the stair case opens, The bedrooms are reached from the Library as is the first Floor balcony. The main East facing large bed room is en suite, Has many built in cupboards and its own small Easter balcony. The second large bedroom is also en suite and next to it is a smaller single room that shares the bathroom. the external area of the first floor is 192 sqm,including the 6.7sqm balcony.
50 meter from the main house is the self contained guest cottage.This has a verandah, two double bedrooms ,a shower room with the lavatory, and a kitchen. its total area is 69sqm.The two car garage consists of a concrete floor covered by a corrugated iron roof that is supported on either side by 20ft. Shipping containers.
100m. from the house are the two three roomed staff houses each with its own shower and latrine. Running water and electricity are laid on to these houses that are built of concrete with corrugated iron roofs.
All domestic water, including water for the staff is obtained by the collection of rain water from all the corrugated iron rovers. it is stored in three underground tanks with a total capacity of 260,000 litres. The domestic water has never run out it is replenished by the rainfall.Water for the garden is pumped from the river into a 5000ltrs sim tank. The river water is not suitable for domestic consumption due to the very high concentrations of Florine and Soda (Magadi)
The water for the main house bathroom is heated by a solar heater that is very efficent ,it has an electric booster facility. The water for the main main house kitchen, the cottage bathroom and kitchen is heated by wood burning boilers. 3 phase electricity is supplied from the main TANESCO with a stand by Generator by 3 phase 10 kva diesel generator. House and the garden are part of plot 12.5acres. Both the house and the plot are the property of Tanzanian registered ltd company. that is also owned two adjacent plots measuring 22.5 acres and 10 acres respectively making a total araea of 45 acres in block . All three plots are held in the name of the company on three separate title deeds relevant to the said acreages. The entire company including the house is for sale price on request after visiting the area and meet the owners and appointed agent.
Jerry Mboya is known to many for providing quality, comfortable and secure accommodation for individuals and families. As The Managing Director of ArushaHomes, He has been active in the Real Estate World for more than 16 years and has built a solid network of business associates and friends in Arusha. Jerry has a fantastic track record from clients and he has built his reputation through referrals by providing great service. He believes that it is only someone who knows Arusha like the back of their hand, who can show you the real Arusha.