HOFMEYER / MOLTENO FARM 2 EXCELLENT FARMS TO LEASE5 YEAR LEASE TERM
HOFMEYER / MOLTENO FARM 2 EXCELLENT FARMS TO LEASE
5 Year Lease Period
Situated on the Molteno / Hofmeyer gravel road, Skaapheuwel ±25km from Molteno and Rooidam 15km from Hofmeyer.
The 2 farms are about 30km from each other and can be leased together or separately.
Schaapheuwel – 1687ha grazing has been divided into 22 camps with an average size of 74ha each. All with water from windmills that are in working condition. The infrastructure shows signs of age with wear and tear but can be restored with ease. The farm is mostly flat areas ±95% with many marshland areas. Grazing consisting of good sweet grass coverage with an average annual rainfall of 550mm. Winters are cold with frosty nights and occasional snowfalls. The carrying capacity for the farm is 274,5 per large stock unit or 1647 small stock units. The owner and his family will continue to use the homestead with outbuildings and to cultivate the 36ha lands and this will not form part of the lease. 20ha drylands with shallow water table that was under dryland lucern that can be re-established.
Rooidam – 712ha with a carrying capacity is 69 large stock units or 474 small stock units for the farm. The property is divided into 5 camps all with water and grazing is good karoo / grassveld with marshland areas. Good climate with pleasant summers and cold winters with occasional frost. Average annual rainfall 450mm.
The lease for the farms are for a 5 year period and the lessee will have the right of first refusal to renew the lease should the lessor decide to continue leasing the farms on terms and conditions acceptable to the lessor.
This is a good opportunity to become a lessee of these family farms which have been in the same family for generations and regarded as some of the best farms in the district.
For viewing and further information please contact Gerard Bekker.
All offers to lease the farms must be submitted by 30 July 2021 with the lease commencing on 1 November 2021 for both farms.