Noorsveld lifestyle farm - Lock, stock & barrel. Once in a lifetime farm, perfectly located as a weekend getaway, or as an opportunity to retreat to the Karoo, very low operating costs due to environmental friendly operations. two borehole solar systems and separate solar system with inverter for the house.
The farm offers high capacity underground water with various boreholes & big 4 bedroom house. Sufficient outbuildings and a kraal for livestock farming.
LOCATION: ± 25 km south of Jansenville
SIZE: ± 509,8042 ha
CARRYING CAPACITY: ± 2.3 hectares per Small Stock Unit (Sheep) or 221 small stock units
ANNUAL RAINFALL: ± 250 mm
The topography of the farm is divided into 2 topography types.
The northern half: Hills and ridges with shallow Glenrosa/Mispah soils with a rating of class 5 potential.
The southern half: Predominantly hills and pleins Class 2 soils with the Driekopsvlei river crossing this part of the farm.
Typical Noorsveld dominated by Sweet Noors, dwarf Karoo shrubs, bush species and other palatable species including Spekboom, Vygies, Jacket Plum, Karoo Shepherd’s Tree, Wild Pomegranate, with Wild Plum and Witgat trees, and a variety of grasses.
Dominant grass species: Panicum spp, Eragrostis obtusa, steekgras, feathered chloris, klitsgras, bloubuffel, common Carros-seed grass, kweek, assegaaigras and spear grass.
The southern hills landscape: numerous Aloe Ferox which provide a splash of color in season.
This Lifestyle farm offers a huge house in mint condition with beautiful Oregon Pine floors & includes all furniture. The home is perfect for the extended family or private accommodation with a open-plan lounge, TV and living area, fully enclosed and tiled built-in braai with aluminum sliding windows, dining room, kitchen with Denver stove, scullery, four extra large bedrooms (3 with built-in cupboards), modern bathroom: hand basin, bath & shower, 2 separate toilets, hand basin area and open space for freezers.
A nearby outbuilding consists of a store room, two meat rooms, 3 garages with workshops, stores, large barn and Lucerne store.
The property is divided into 7 camps that is partly enclosed by a high 2.4 m fence, especially the developed land that offers ± 10,0 ha of land suitable for lucerne, vegetables and citrus; of which 0.85ha which is under citrus lemon trees. The farm offers one stone kraal with ± 2.4 m high walls that can easily be further developed into handling facilities for game and two fenced sheep kraals.
The fencing is all in reasonable order and the property has an adequate developed farm-road network.
This farm is known for its reliable abundant underground water with its environmental friendly supply and with no Eskom connectivity. The farm is registered with the Department of Water Affairs and Forestry for 5 x irrigation boreholes, river runoff water 1 x earth dam from runoff water.
A more than adequate supply of water for domestic, livestock and irrigation purposes is supplied by two boreholes each fitted with solar pumps and directly connected to its own solar panels with control boards, 3 x 2500L and 2 x 5000L water tanks and a 28 000L sink dam. In addition there are 2 x operational windmills and various dormant boreholes available for future development. The farm also offers a huge earth dam for stock and game waters.
The farm house is connected to a 5000L water tank for domestic use only.
The farm is environmental friendly with no Eskom connectivity.
The house is supported by solar electricity with eight solar panels, a 3 KW Mecer inverter and a 5.1 Lithium battery. A gas geyser is fitted as well as a gas stove. The backup electricity is a Lister with generator in good running condition to provide 230 volts.
The backup electricity is supplied by a diesel Lister with generator in good running condition to provide 230 volts.
A septic tank system is in operation with the plumbing that offers a two pipe system to separate solids from grey water.
LIVESTOCK & GAME:
Currently (December 2021) carrying a herd of ± 50 sheep and Kudu as well as other naturally occurring species such as Duiker and Steenbok.
All household goods (excl. personal items) including bedroom, lounge, dining room, kitchen and patio furniture, cooking, cleaning and
kitchen appliances, kitchenware, crockery, linen, decorative items etc.
Farm equipment including tools, chainsaw, work benches, grinder, drills, circular saw.
Lister with generator connected to the house, lister with mono pump, a chainsaw, work bench, grinder, drills, circular saw etc.
Vehicles and implements include a 1995 Toyota Hilux 2.5 bakkie, 2 rippers, hammermeule, freestanding Noors cutter.
HOUSE CONSISTS OF:
4 Very large Bedrooms
1 Bathrooms, 2 Separate toilets
Kitchen & Scullery
3 Living Areas
Enclosed stoep with built-in braai
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- Property Type Farm
- Beds 4
- Bath 2
- Garages 5
- Building Size
- Stand Size 509ha
- Rates & Taxes ± 170