Lovely 165 ha farm on the Marico river


This lovely 165 ha farm is situated in the popular Groot Marico area with more than one kilometer river frontage.The Groot Marico area a pleasant drive of 220 kilometers with most of the road being highway and travel time will be 2 hours from Pretoria and Johannesburg.The topography is undulating with small rocky hills and and about 1,2 kilometers of river frontage.The habitat is a mix between sweet and sour veld with various trees including marula, hook thorn, buffalo thorn, river bush willows etc.There is a lovely farm house with a beautiful garden with giant trees that runs all the way down to the river.The Marico river is one the very few rivers with clean water safe for human consumption and this river is still running very strong at the moment.The farm is safely tucked away from towns and busy roads with only peace and quiet for your pleasure.There is a cattle fence all along the border of the farm and you can also do irrigation from the river with a constant stream of water flowing trough the farm from the canal.The owner has water rights for 5 hectares that is paid up to date and there are some cultivated lands should you wish to make use of it.The shape of the farm is unusual and 30 ha of the farm is situated on the opposite side of the river which includes the whole river. This farm is very unique with more water than you can imagine and will be ideal for a weekend getaway or to do irrigation or game farming on a small scale.

Improvements

  • Four bedroom farm house with 2 bathrooms, lounge, dining room, kitchen, scullery, study, large open plan stoep overlooking the garden.
  • One bedroom flatlet with 1 bathroom, kitchen and lounge
  • Store rooms with shed and undercover parking
  • Cattle handling facilities
  • Five pieces of cultivated land that measures about 2 ha each
  • Two boreholes escom equipped that delivers 5 000 l/h respectively

Wildlife & Vegetation

The following game is included and estimated numbers are shown:

Various free roaming game can be frequently spotted including Baboon, Black-backed Jackal, Brown hyena, Bushbuck, Bushpig, Common Duiker, Kudu, Leopard, Mountain Reedbuck, Steenbok and Warthog , etc.

Tree life is absolutely stunning with some of the following trees: Brandy Bush (Rosyntjiebos), Buffalo Thorn (Blinkblaar-wag-\'n-bietjie), Common hook-thorn (Gewone haakdoring), Common Wild Fig (Gewone Wildevye), Large-Fruited Bushwillow (Raasblaar), Lavender Tree (Laventelboom), Marula (Maroela), Mountain Karee (Bergkaree), Red Bushwillow (Rooibos), Rock Wild Fig (Rotsvy), Sickle Bush (Sekelbos), Umbrella Thorn (Haak-en-Steek), Velvet Bushwillow (Fluweelboswilg), Wild Seringa (wildesering) and Wild Silver Oak (Vaalbos) .

Land Claims

There are no land claims registered against this property nor any rural areas nearby.

This farm is located in the Groot Marico region.

Price

R 3 995 000

Excluding VAT if applicable

Enquire about this farm

Contact Peet Venter

0824417118

info@africagamefarms.com

 

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