This farm with 2 title deeds is sold as a unit (seller will also consider selling separate) and is in a well-known region especially for successful sheep farming. The farm is situated about 50km from Upington, 60km from Groblershoop and about 95km from Kenhardt. This area has typical landscapes of a mixture between the Boesmanland and the Kalahari with different vegetations consisting of succulents, bushes, trees, and different types of grasses all known to this area. The part is well known for its very tasty and highly nutritious vegetation and quite easy and healthy livestock production. This leads to red meat production of the highest quality at an exceptionally low cost. The average rainfall ranges between 170mm and 250mm annually. ( Average LSU 1:30)
This part has a size of 4 312ha and consist mainly of harder soil and vegetation. The area is divided by a gravel road with camps both sides. The farm has a camp of about 450ha existing of softer soil with rather big red sand dunes. Of this area is about 2 475ha harder veldt with border fencing of +- 20km electrified for effective predator control. This part is sub-divided into 17 manageable camps most with satisfactory fencing. The 3 sheep handling facilities are in good condition and strategically placed for easy access and management. Water is supplied to the whole farm by 6 boreholes (5 windmills) and 1 well. This water is then stored in dams and 1 x 5000L plastic tank. The water from the well is pumped by an electrical pump and stored into 6 x 5000L tanks. The 6th borehole is serviced by a 3KW electrical motor and Mono pump.
This part of the farm has the homestead on with 4-bedroom asbestos house, 1 bathroom, living room and kitchen with pantry. Extra out buildings include a small shed for storage and workers housing. This part has single phase Eskom power.
This part has a size of 5 717ha and consist of 2/3 softer sandy veldt with some red dunes. This area is overall better suited for cattle farming with a 1/3 harder veldt used for sheep farming. This part has mountains with good vegetation on 2 of its borders with no main roads cutting through the farm. The farm is sub-divided into 16 camps with sufficient water. This farm has grazing for about 140 adult cows and can successful calf production be done very effectively. Game on the farm consist of Springbok an Oryx (numbers unsure, will be verified). Water is supplied by 6 boreholes (windmills, electrical pump, and solar pump) and a well and stored in 6 dams and a plastic tank.
The farm has no homestead but do have a shed with a spectacular steel cattle working facility. The shed is equipped with single phase Eskom power. 3 Boreholes are situated close to the shed to be used if irrigation on a small scale (+- 1 ha) is a need.
This is a farm with good mixed vegetation, more than enough water with beautiful views. It is ideal for the weekend farmer (being close to Upington) or someone looking to expand.
Property Information & Features
- Property Type
- Listing Type
- For Sale
- Kenhardt, Northern Cape
- R 18,950,000 · Get Pre-Qualified
- Erf Size
- 100290000 m²
- Staff Quarters
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