Ecotourism, Livestock, Irrigation, Guest Farm | AGF0294

Farm Information
  • Price in R(mil): 5.1
  • SKU: AGF0294
  • Available: Yes
  • Size in Ha: 1800
  • Farmhouse: 2
  • Outbuildings: 3
  • Farm Type: Irrigation, Livestock, Guest Farm, Ecotourism, Farms

The farm is the perfect getaway from busy city life. Situated 15min north of Sutherland, you will find yourself in a tranquil environment where you can enjoy the silence and the stars. For the adventurous, there is a 4x4 route (graded 3-4) and hiking routes to explore.

Income is mostly accommodation/tourism

A river runs through the farm.

The farm is VAT registered

FARM SETUP

  • The farm is divided into 8 camps, all with water and lots to work with livestock
  • 5ha lucerne under flood irrigation
  • 5ha dry land
  • Used as a guest farm with 4x4 route

WORKERS

  • 2 worker houses
  • 1 house has solar power and flush toilet

FENCING

  • Mostly 1.2m jackal and stock proof
  • One fence dividing the farm in 2 is 1.8m game fencing

HOUSING & INFRASTRUCTURE

  • 2 x 3 bedrooms houses
  • 2 x 1 bedroom cottages
  • 1 x backpackers accommodation
  • 1 house and the 2 cottages are being rented out as self-catering units
  • Up to 20 guests can be accommodated under roof
  • A campsite for 10 cars is located on the side of the river including braai facilities
  • Newly build ablution block
  • 4 x 4 route of 13km
  • 8 Rooms in total
  • 4 Bathrooms in total
  • 4 Kitchens in total
  • Garden is equipped with sprinkler irrigation
  • Jacuzzi with heat pump on main house veranda    
  • 200sqm store
  • Meat working facility with block and hooks 

WATER

  • No Borehole has dried up in the drought of the past 2 years
  • The one borehole that being used for the Lucerne, is being pumped 50 - 60 000l per hour
  • 8 Boreholes
  • 4 Boreholes serviced by windmills
  • 2 Boreholes serviced with phase 3 power
  • 2 Boreholes not serviced
  • Water for home use goes through a water purification unit

ELECTRICITY

Eskom 3 phase

INCLUDED IN THE SALE

  • Self-catering units complete inventory and furniture
  • 2003 Hilux 4x4 bakkie for the 4x4 route

CONCLUSION

This is a perfect opportunity to enjoy the slower pace of live in the Northern Cape with the potential of income from sheep farming and tourism