Oct 12 2007
Posted in Community News, Neighbourhoods in Focus
Plumstead’s Firfield Road was originally known as Firdale Road.
Prince George Drive, past Plumstead, was first called “New Motor Road” to Muizenberg.
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WOODGATE ESTATE was advertised in late 1928 as Ripe for the picking! The Plum of Peninsula Property. Woodgate Estate Plumstead. Plots from £90 – Easy Terms – Nominal deposit and repayments fom £1 per month!
Our sales register reflects sales in Woodgate Road – 30 Woodgate Road sold some 50 years later (1975) at R21 500 and was bonded by Allied Bank for R15 000; and again some 10 years on (1988) 13 Woodgate Road sold for R75 000. The agents on these sales earned the princley sums of R392.50 and R2062.50 respectively.
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Southern Suburbs, Cape Town