Gorgeous 1200 ha farm near Aliwal North in the Eastern Cape SOLD
This lovely 1200 ha farm is situated on the banks of the Orange river about 30 kilometers outside Aliwal North in the Eastern Cape. The undulating topography adds to the beauty and potential of this farm as it has small rocky sandstone ridges, valleys, mountains, open grass plains and 8 kilometers of river frontage. The habitat is a mix between sweet and sour veld with trees like white stinkwood and wild olive and various types of brush that is suitable for some plains game species.The farm is situated on a dirt road approximately 18 kilometers from the tar road which ensures safety and privacy. The farm is currently used as a cattle farm with cattle camps and all the necessary cattle handling facilities and infrastructure. The infrastructure consists of various outbuildings, sheds, workshops, store rooms, workers houses and a four bedroom house as well as a two bedroom house with escom power.This area also has a lot of historic value as the English guarded the Orange river to stop the Boers from invading the Cape from the Orange Free State side and a lot of memorabilia have been found on the farm with old sand stone engravings dating back to the 1900’s. The farm can be converted into a game farm and will be suitable for various plains game species like eland, kudu, zebra, blue wildebeest, black wildebeest, red hartebeest, springbuck, blesbuck etc. This is an ideal opportunity to own a farm on the Orange river at a very reasonable price and farms in this area seldom enter the market.
- Four bedroom farm house with two bathrooms,lounge, dining room, kitchen, scullery and store room with outside braai room.
- Two bedroom farm house with 1 bathroom, lounge, kitchen and lock up garage
- Various sand stone outbuildings like store rooms, sheds, parking for implements, lock up garages large cattle handling facilities, work shop big enclosed shed etc.
- Five workers houses
- Three boreholes one is escom equipped and two has solar power and they deliver appr 1000 l/h each
Wildlife & Vegetation
Various free roaming game can be frequently spotted including Baboon, Black-backed Jackal, Brown hyena, Mountain Reedbuck, Steenbok and Warthog , etc.
There are no land claims registered against this property nor any rural areas nearby.
R 9 500 000
Excluding VAT if applicable
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