Well developed 174 ha game farm in the Cradle of Humankind


RARE GAME BREEDING FARM IN THE HEART OF THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND

 

This picturesque farm is situated in the heart of the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage site and is surrounded by well-known private game reserves in the area. Situated high up on the dolomitic plains, the farm boasts magnificent panoramic views of the Magaliesburg Mountain Range to the North and views of Johannesburg and surrounds to the south. Centrally located, the property presents the perfect opportunity for anyone wanting to experience the serenity of unspoilt country living whilst having the advantage of being a mere 30 minutes from Fourways, Sandton or Randburg. Along with all these advantages, the farm is also set up for the breeding of rare game allowing the Johannesburg businessman the perfect opportunity to enter into this the very lucrative industry whilst being a stone’s throw away from urban life.  This property boasts two dwellings, one is fully off the grid powered by solar energy, and the other has Eskom power which could be converted to solar energy at a later stage.

The main house (380 m2) is a modern and fully eco-friendly powered by solar energy, double glazing windows and doors throughout, ceilings are fully spray foam insulated and the house is cool in summer and warm in winter, hydrogenic digester sewerage system which never needs to be pumped, and a fireplace that sends hot air to the bedrooms for adequate heating requirements. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ bathrooms, study, modern open plan kitchen / dining room / lounge, scullery, storeroom, verandah with built-in braai overlooking the swimming pool (pool pump is also solar-powered) and the magnificent Magaliesburg Mountains and bordering 12000 Hectare Nature Reserve. The house also has a double garage, outside showers and an en suite staff quarters.

The cottage (100 m2) has 2 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen and lounge and produces a rental income of R4500.00 per month excluding electricity.

The modern house boasts a walled vegetable garden.

Property has two fully functional boreholes.

2.4m high game fencing and jackal proofing surrounds the entire farm.

The 70 Hectare portion is divided into 5 game camps with infrastructure, water and feeding points for rare game breeding and 105 hectares an open farm. The owner will also consider selling the 70 ha part of the farm for R 7 000 000.A list of the game species can be supplied and can be negotiated separately.This area is still safe with very little crime incidents or trespassing and it is not close to rural areas.

Improvements

  • The main house (380 m2) is a modern and fully eco-friendly powered by solar energy, double glazing windows and doors throughout, ceilings are fully spray foam insulated and the house is cool in summer and warm in winter, hydrogenic digester sewerage system which never needs to be pumped, and a fireplace that sends hot air to the bedrooms for adequate heating requirements. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 ½ bathrooms, study, modern open plan kitchen / dining room / lounge, scullery, storeroom, verandah with built-in braai overlooking the swimming pool
  • The cottage (100 m2) has 2 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen and lounge.
  • Two equipped boreholes
  • Five breeding camps of 20 ha each

Wildlife & Vegetation

The following game is included and estimated numbers are shown:

15 Blesbok

10 Springbok

10 Blue Wildebeest

Various free roaming game can be frequently spotted including Common Duiker, Steenbok and Warthog , etc.

Land Claims

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

This farm is located in the Elsewhere region.

Price

R 11 000 000

Excluding VAT if applicable

Enquire about this farm

Contact Peet Venter

0824417118

info@africagamefarms.com

 

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