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The Pretoria - Old East Area

Is a mature residential area with tree-lined streets from the Fountains Circle (UNISA) to the N1 Highway (Jhb - Polokwane) and includes the main suburbs of:

  • Brooklyn
  • Groenkloof
  • Lynnwood Proper
  • Menlo Park
  • Waterkloof

This general area also includes Alphen Park Ashlea Gardens, Bailey’s Muckleneuk, Hazelwood Muckelneuk, & Lukasrand

Academic Hub These areas are all ZONED for:

  • Pretoria Boys High and Girls High
  • Brooklyn Primary
  • Afrikaans Seuns Hoër and Meisies Hoër
  • Lynnwoodlaërskool
  • Menlo Park Hoër and Laërskool
  • Pretoria Oos Laërskool
  • Waterkloof Primary

The private schools of DSG, Crawford College and WHPS are also located nearby. These schools, many other primary schools, pre-schools and the University of Pretoria(TUKKIES) are actually located within the Pretoria – Old East area Residential Character

The Pretoria – Old East is characterized by established residential suburbs with mature tree lined streets and established gardens. The original stands were the “Burger Erf” of 2552m² allocated to returning Servicemen of World War 11. Some of these stands have been subdivided into two properties and some into security clusters of 4 units to suit the need for modern lock up & go lifestyles.


The residents are predominantly middle and upper income families of Academics, Professionals with a multinational component from local Embassy personnel. Families gravitate to these areas for the range of established family and academic activities that are their lifestyle focus. These suburbs are supported by an active Residents Association that takes the responsibility of maintaining the Residential Character of Pretoria Old East very seriously

Infrastructure & Road Network

A comprehensive road network gives alternate access to highways on both the East and West sides of Pretoria. The Gautrain bus network services the entire Pretoria Old East as a close residential suburb to the Hadfield terminal. There are also extensive Shopping Centers, Medical Facilities, Fitness and Sport Centers, Live Theater venues and Cinemas.

Serviced by Area Property Professionals

The Realty1 Pretoria – Old East Franchise is serviced exclusively by experienced Property Professionals with successful track records of selling houses and being personally involved in the area over an extended period. All our Agents are local Residents and use our local knowledge of the area to advise both Buyers and Sellers to make informed decisions for their mutual benefit.