7127HA KALAHARI FARM NEAR ASKHAM IN THE KURUMAN RIVER
The sun-drenched Kalahari, with its ancient, undulating landscape and endless horizons, evokes memories of land before time. Situated in the Kuruman river 60 km from Askham and 80 km from Van Zylsrus on the R31 is where you will find this magnificent well developed 7127ha Kalahari farm. Upon arrival you are greeted by an outstanding infrastructure that exhibits this exceptional farm immediately. Fauna and flaura are typical of this type of topography and natural vegetation. The veldt is well protected by excellent management and conservation practices, as well as effective grazing management. The typical dune veld and streets are covered with short and long leg Bushmen grass, Gharas, many other herbs, grasses and trees: Grey-Camelthorn, Shepard tree and Silver leaf clusters. This type of veld is ideal for sheep, cattle and game farming. This particular area in the Kalahari is well known for farming with exotic game. Well-planned and equally well-developed smaller camps make management easy. The entire farm is sub-divided in manageable sizes from 160 ha - 250 ha. With water being scarce in the Kalahari, this farm has the privilege of having constant pipeline water. The water system is carefully planned for every camp system with efficient water supply. The water is kept in reservoirs and the pipeline is well maintained and in excellent condition.
The farm consists of two title deeds. PART 1 : 4 467ha PART 2: 2 660ha TOTAL: 7 127ha - Eskom power - Water supply via Kalahari East Pipeline
(Separate negotiations can be done on animals to make the purchase a going concern). Part 1: The Cottage - small 2-bedroom cottage (Eskom electricity, open plan kitchen and living room, full bathroom, DSTV satellite) - 2 Staff housing (Eskom electricity, open plan kitchen, lounge, full bathroom, Solar geyser, DSTV satellite) - Large shed - Slaughtering facility - 26 camps
Part 2: The Farmstead - Large country house - 15 camps
About 50% of Part 1 is for game farming with game fencing. A well-planned Boma with exits to different camps makes it easy to move and capture game.
Currently the farm is utilized as a cattle and game farm. The carrying capacity is 1:18 LSU. This farm has a fully furnished upmarket country house that will take your breath away. This designer's country house consists of 5 smaller units for families and big entertainment areas with kitchen and dining facilities. When you set foot onto this property, it echoes class and style. Peace and quiet grabs you immediately. The finishes of this property are of outstanding quality and craftsmanship. The well-planned layout makes this ideal for entertainment and relaxation with no lack of comfort. Eskom power is available for effective management of the lodge. On the wooden deck with is a unique swimming pool, you can sit, relax and enjoy a glass of wine while watching the Kalahari sun setting over a red dune. Each unit has its own bedroom, bathroom, living area and kitchenette. The units have a cozy layout to meet every need and make a visit to this setting a pleasant experience. The entertainment areas are spacious with practical layouts for great and hassle-free entertainment.
PRIVATE LANDING INFORMATION
Location 27 04' 29 S 021 17' 50 E
Elevation 2990 ft Direction 07/250 Dimension 1200m x 8m Surface type: Compacted gravel Radio mast E of field, Ekskom line S and W of field Vulture breeding groups near dry river bed Dead tree close to threshold, Windsock at 07 Runway enclose with 2.4m fencing but check for game
Please note this field is a private use facility and if permission granted to use, it is done so at own risk. Conditions and information as provided above is for general information and is not guaranteed.
Carports / Parkings
The Farmstead will be fully furnished
Some farm equipment and tools
Livestock will be included for the going concern.
- Cattle can be bought separately --separate deal
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