AGENT: Rudie Swanepoel. Tel Nr: +27823533448. E-mail: email@example.com or alternatively firstname.lastname@example.org
LOCATION AND SIZE: The farm is situated 10 minute's drive outside Naboomspruit (now Mookgophong).The farm is 143 hectares in size
FENCING AND POWER: The farm is enclosed by standard Game Fencing and there is NO Eskom power on the farm as the whole farm runs on GREEN ENERGY - Solar power.
NATURAL ATTRIBUTES: The farm can best be described as a farm well balanced between plains and hills with platos that gives breath taking views over the waterberg Mountains. This farm is surrounded by the majestic Waterberg mountains in the distance. The Waterberg mountains form part of the "Bushveld genius complex". The major rock types present on the farm is red sandstone as well as congiomerate. The soils are deep sandy soils but clay soils are also present on the farm.
Two thirds of the farm is covered by trees. The major tree species present being the Wild Seringia, Silver cluster leaf, Boekenhout, Peeling plane and the Monkey Orange. Other trees occurring on the farm include Sugar bush, Transvaal milkplum, Sweet thorn, Wild grape and the Buffalo thorn.
The main grass species present on the farm is Eragrostis curvula and minor species present are Eragrostis racemosa, Themeda triandra, Loudetia simplex, Digitatia ariantha, Melinis repens, Melinis nerviglumis and Tristachya biseriata, other interesting species occurring on the farm is Hypoxis iridifolia, Ledebouria ovatifolia, Boophane distacha
GAME: The game species present on the farm are
Impala ±80, Blesbuck ±6, Zebra ±14, Kudu ±25, B/W Beest ±35, Ostrich ±3 and there is 1 Emu. Game that do occur here naturally are the Steenbuck, Klipspringer, Duiker, Warthog, Bushpig, Rock rabbit, Porcupine, Ant bear, Pangolin, Hedgehog, Lesser bush baby, Slender mongoose, Tree squirrel etc. This farm has exceptional nocturnal life. The new years stock yield has not been incorporated in the numbers and this years game yield looks very promising.
WATER: There are 2 bore holes present on the farm with a strong water flow. Water is used mainly for the water holes, domestic use as well as the irrigation of the garden. There are 2 earth dams and a few water holes for the game.
DEVELOPMENTS: The developments consists of the following:
Main House – this is a face brick thatch roof house which has 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. An lovely open plan lounge are with kitchen, a lapa with braai area and lovely garden.
The farm uses a 8000 watt solar power system with a backup diesel generator, The geysers are solar and gas geysers.
Hunters camp – This camps consists of 3 x face brick and thatch roof chalets constructed around a large fig tree. Each chalet has a kitchen, I bedroom and a bathroom. There is a lapa and nice BBQ area. This camp site has solar power installed with a backup generator.
Other: There is a lovely big shed and some and some storerooms as well as labour rooms and a “hidden honeymoon caravan” parked far away from everything….amazing!!
IMPRESSION: This beautiful game farm consists of two major assets – Location and Diversity. This farm has enough flat area and lends itself both to breeding and hunting. The farm consists of a mixture sweet and sour veldt which has a nice carrying capacity. This farm is suitable to carry all major Bushveld Game Species and some rare antelope like Sable, Roan etc. If one decides to move to a breeding (intensive) project, then this farm offers you a wide variety of flora and nature open land spectacular, that it is suitable to breed almost all types of species. Indeed, this is the ideal weekend break away farm, breading farm and hunting farm.
PRICE: R4.2mill (excl. VAT should it be payable)