Seven Fountains was originally a resting place for ox-wagons in the 18th century. The place came to be known as Zuurplaats by early Dutch settlers to the area.
Today the village comprises shops, a clinic, sports club and police station which serve the local, mainly farming, population.
Explore Seven Fountains:
Go game viewing at nearby Pumba Private Game Reserve
Visit historic graveyards dating back to 1820
Visit the Assegai Lodge which was built in 1717 by Dutch settler, Jan Frederick Potgieter and learn about this wonderful period home where a 250-year-old rosebush and 130-year-old orange tree still survive.
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