IDA / ELLIOT REGION FARM FOR SALEPRICE: ZAR POA
1201ha situated early in the Southern Drakensberg mountain range ±25km from Ida.
This property consisting of plataues and slopes in a high rainfall area. Ideal as a break away home in the mountains but foremost a cattle farm.
The property forms a basin surrounded by mountains with an average rainfall of 750mm per annum. The Northern slopes are mainly sweet grassveld. Good winter grazing whilst the Southern slopes are sour grassveld. Good high quality summer grazing. Divided into 9 grazing camps.
A strong spring flows down a ravine ensuring a good reliable source of water. Good potential for a large dam. ±40ha arable land currently used for production of maize and other fodders.
Photos taken August 2020 at the end of a very dry winter.
This is a high carrying farm and should carry ±300 large stock units. Due to the basin type topography this is a relatively warm farm and cows with calves do well Lots of Yellowwood and other indigenous trees. A road leads high up into the ravine and this can be taken right up to the mountain top. Black Wattle in some of the ravines on the farm and will have to be controlled.
Good cattle handling facilities with a shed for storage of equipment etc. No homestead.
If managed and farmed correctly this can be a productive income generating farm.