NIEU BATHESDA REGION GRAAFF REINET FOR SALE
IN EXTENT 2593ha
This well-known family farm is situated ± 40km North West from Graaff Reinet and 6km South of Nieu Bathesda.
Amongst the scenic Nieu Bathesda mountain ranges with about 60% level grass and bush veld with the balance grassed hills and mountain slopes, many warm protected areas from the cold winter winds.
33ha arable land. Application to verify the water rights has been submitted. The lands are still being cultivated and in production, water is from springs, boreholes and from the river when it is flowing. A motherline is in place from which 20ha can be irrigated with dragline. If the motherline is lengthened all the lands can be irrigated. The lands have been prepared for flood irrigation and is divided into 12 camps and the grazing into 7 camps with water. Jackal proof boundary fencing.
The average annual rainfall is 340mm with regular snowfalls during winter ensuring strong springs.
Pleasant summers with cold winters, a very healthy climate.
Carrying capacity 16ha per large staock unit.
Infrastructure consists of a traditional family farmhouse with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms the dwelling has been modernized but has maintained the traditional farm feeling. Situated amongst the neat functional outbuildings (Ram Shed, Lucerne shed, shearing shed, staff housing etc.) lands and popular trees.
This has been a successful large and small stock farm for many decades. Known for Angora goat, merino sheep, Boer goats and beef cattle farming.
Lots of game like, Kudu, red Ribbok, Springbok, Duiker etc makes this an ideal game hunting farm. Being in close proximity to Nieu Bathesda, Eco Tourism is a real possibility.
A tranquil safe production farm.
Please arrange viewing to experience this farm personally and all it has to offer.