This farm is a gem and offers serious farmers an opportunity to take it to a new level.
The farm is 240 ha in size, of which 80 ha is under Agriculture and irrigated, currently used for peppers, sweetcorn and beans (even during winter) using drip irrigation for veggies. There is 40 ha, non-irrigated, with various varieties of mangoes, including some Tommy Atkins. The remainder of the farm is used for grazing, but additional agriculture can be added.
The farm has the following:
5 Fitted Boreholes, strength around 30,000 litres at 50 meters.
4 Pump Houses
3 Water Filter houses
House has its own borehole
An earth canal runs onto the farm and carries water after summer rains, leading to 4 holding dams
2 Concrete Reservoir dams
Electricity for the farm is around R25,000 pm month currently. This is provided by two power points; 1 x 100 KVa and 1 x 50 KVa with 3 Phase
Seasonal river runs along one border of farm
There are some undeveloped bushveld areas
Main house complex consists of:
Spacious 3-bedroom house, 2 bathrooms with large kitchen, large living room, study
2-bedroom house, 1 bathroom with living room and open plan kitchen
1 Bedroom house with 1 bathroom, all currently being used by the owner’s family.
4 Staff Houses (currently being used by domestic lady and gardener, a staff member of the farm’s tenant, and a staff member of another farm tenant)
Remainder of the farm staff travel to the farm daily.
1000 sqm Packhouse
Main camp is electrified with beams and alarms, and they have never had a break in or incident.