1,760Ha Farm For Sale in Senekal
The property is a going concern (Closed Corporation).The 1760ha is made up by 4 farms. The farms are all connected and broken into 14 camps with sweet-field (soetveld) coverage. The farm is currently run as a grazing farm. Fences and gates are in very good condition.Water: Rainfall is an average of 582mm per annum, according a record being kept on one of the farms for over 100 years. There are 6 windmills and 1 solar pump with 8 large cement reservoirs feeding 25 water troughs. There are also 8 natural dams.Live stock: The going concern includes a commercial herd of about 400 cattle; all young stock. Included in the 400 head of cattle is a stud herd with 70 Boran, regisered with Studbook. The stud has 8 stud bulls and 4 commercial bulls. The number of calves expected next season is, more than 200.There are about 50 sheep. 50 Boer goat graze within a goat proof fenced piece of land.Game: A part of the land lends itself to being a pretty game farm, with a beautiful gorge and cliff. There are about 40 Blesbuck (mainly white), 12 Black Wildbeest, 10 Zebra and 10 Ostrich present on the farm. There are also Kudu, Warthog, Mountain Reedbuck.Other income: There is a communication tower on the land which generates a current income of R7'700.00 per month (R92'400.00 for 2014) with an agreement to escalate at 10% per annum. Improvements: Two cattle kraal in good order, is located apart to maintain the herds grazing which are grazing apart.There is an old three bedroom stone house, close to a stone wall kraal under iron roof and barn. A second, smaller staff house is situated on another farm. The CC also owns a gorgeous, spacious Dutch style dwelling on a 6000m2 stand in the nearby town, Senekal. The latter home, is considered the primary dwelling of the farm, but can be sold separately. It has a total of 5 bedrooms and 3 bedrooms, of which some bedrooms and bathrooms are in detached cottages, making it ideal to utilize as guestrooms to let. The dwelling in town has an electric borehole as a bonus. There are a senior farm worker resident on the farm, who has a total work force of two full time employees and a van to use for getting around on the farm.Farming equipment: A tractor, grass cutter, huge amount of small equipment e.g. a generator, welding, dehorning, branding, fencing equipment, etc are included.The above mentioned live stock and game, are valued at R4 150 000.00 of the asking price.The income derived from the communication tower is valued at R1'000'000.00 of the asking price.The homestead in town represents R1 250 000.00 of the asking price.There is also a share in the CC, which has been building up breeding live stock numbers.The farm is well-maintained and clean. It has a good infrastructure for handling cattle, which graze on soetveld. There is ample water and fences and gates are in a very good condition.