Friday, 10th February 2023
10am – 12pm  by appointment

For more info contact 011 781 4920

Kensington Gardens offers Independent living balanced beautifully with support, security and a sense of community to give retired people and their loved ones peace of mind and contentment. The village is a jewel within the Flower Foundation who is an honoured custodian to the beautiful Colonial House, which has been declared a National Heritage Site.

Kensington Gardens offer spacious cottages and flats for you to choose from to Independent residents; the village comprises of two sections called Protea and Erica which is set amongst beautifully maintained gardens in which Colonial House stands as a crowning piece.  The village is conveniently located and has a variety of shopping malls in close proximity such as Eastgate Mall, Park Meadows Shopping Centre, Bedford Centre and Bruma Lake. For the explorer Kensington is a heritage treasure-trove, boasting its very own Kensignton Castle (one of only four (4) in Johannesburg. With the suburb being over 115 years old, you will live among Johannesburg’s heritage icons.


Delightful one bedroom cottages and bachelor flats


Offers spacious one or two bedroom cottages surrounded by beautiful gardens.

Flower Foundation remains the sole owner of the property; therefore the on-going responsibility of management, maintenance and upkeep of the village and exterior of the units remains the responsibility of Flower Foundation. A monthly levy is applicable to each unit and the levy is based on the services provided at the selected village or Care Centre. The levies are updated annually and any price alternations will be put into effect on the 1st of April of each year. Please review the levy price range listed on the respective village pages.

Tenancy Rights prices:

  • 1 and 2 bedroom cottages from R490 000 and R930 000
  • Bachelor flats on upper level or lower level from R305 000 to R315 000
  • Note: Purchases are subject to an additional non-refundable administration charge of R17 000 on signing an agreement.
  • Water included in levy
  • Panic button included in levy
  • Home Supervisor on property
  • Cleaning and communal garden service included in levy
  • Hairdresser and Library
  • Podiatrist and Doctor visit regularly
  • Weekly wellness clinic
  • Shuttle service to various shopping centres once a week.
  • Covered carports – subject to availability
  • 24hr security
  • Laundry facility
  • 1 and 2 bedroom cottages from R3 300
  • Bachelor flats upper level or lower level R3 153
  • Levies include: Water, Rates, Weekly clinic, Weekly Cleaning Service, Panic button, External building maintenance, Building insurance, General garden maintenance, Shuttle service, 24-hr security


Residents who require Assisted Living or Full Care will be accommodated at Pioneer House in Oaklands or an alternate village within Flower Foundation that offers Care

  • Bingo afternoons
  • Movies
  • Snooker
  • Exercise classes
  • Resident social outings and events
  • Monthly Social
  • Scrabble
  • Knitting Club
  • Yoga

Flower Foundation, It’s a Good Life.


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