South Otago Farm
Web Reference: SWDR0294
2000 Hillfoot Road, Warepa, Clutha
Offers Over $2,600,000
- 2000 Hillfoot Road, Warepa
2000 Hillfoot Road, Warepa, South Otago is a property that offers numerous farming options.
The property is currently being run as a successful bull beef unit however the farm is also ideally suited as a dairy support operation or a sheep and beef finishing unit.
Our current Vendors over recent years have carries out an extensive regrassing and fertiliser programme which is now showing excellent results.
Located approximately 15km from Balclutha provides the farm with excellent location in a popular farming district.
The contour consists of flat and rolling paddocks plus an area of steeper hill all providing very good balance.
Our Vendors have annually applying 500kg/ha of super on the crops with 450kg/ha super on the young grass paddocks and 400kg/ha on the balance of the property including the hill.
This provides soil tests with Olsen P levels in excess of 30 and PH close to 6.
Stock consists of 30 In Calf Breeding Cows, 15 2nd Calf Cows, 65 In Calf Heifers, 220 R2 Bulls, 30 Dry R2 Heifers, 15 R2 and R3 Steers and Heifers, 12 Heifer Calves plus 30 R1 Bull Calves.
Bulls generally sold at weights of 560 to 600kg.
Improvements include a two-level brick home which consists of 2 living areas, new kitchen with dining area. Sunroom offering stunning views over the property, 3 bedrooms, office, quality new bathroom with 2nd bathroom, 3 toilets and laundry all being on top level upstairs. Downstairs consists of enormous garaging ideal for vehicles, internal access to upstairs. Decking provides great area for spa pool.
Farm buildings consists of 3 Stand Woolshed, 4 Bay Implement Shed with Workshop, 2nd 4 Bay Implement Shed, an outstanding recently finished set of cattle yards with 3 way drafting along with crush and scales is indeed a great asset to the property.
10 Units of water from the Richardson South Water Scheme supplies water to all paddocks with new 1500 Lt troughs in a number of paddocks.
|Land Area||166.8499 hectare|
|Floor Area||500 m2|
|Nearest Town||Balclutha 10km, Warapa 2.2km|
|Secondary School Bus||At corner|
|Present Condition ( areas approx. )||Bull Beef 10Ha Kale 2.3Ha Greenfeed Oats 21Ha 2018 Y Grass 12Ha 2019 Y Grass 45Ha Hill 109Ha Balance - Mixed age pasture|
|Weeds & Pests||Little gorse|
|Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main||39|
|Fences||Post & wire|
|Water Supply||10 Units - Richardson South Troughs in all paddocks - 13 x 1500 Lt Troughs in total|
|Fertiliser||500kg/ha Crop 450kg/ha Young Grass 400kg/ha Pasture Including hill.|
|Access & Roads||Hillfoot splits property|
|Supplement made on Farm||230 Bale Baleage 2018/19 Some meadow hay|
|Homestead||3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 3 Toilet, Office, 2 Lounge, Sunroom, Laundry, New Kitchen/ Dining. 1 Bathroom undergone major renovations.|
|Farm Buildings||3 Stand Woolshed (400 NP) 4 Bay Implement Shed with Workshop, Mechanic Pit, Power 4 Bay Implement Shed Small Lean-to Shed|
|Yards||New Cattle yards with 3 way drafting, crush, scales (Prattley)|
|Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx )||30 In Calf Cows 15 2nd Calf Cows 65 In Calf Heifers 220 R2 Bulls 30 Dry R2 Heifers 15 R2 & R3 Steers and Heifers 12 Heifer Calves 30 R1 Bull Calves (Plus odds & sods)|
|Contour Description||45Ha Hill Balance - Flat to rolling|
|Shelter Trees||Macrocarpa shelter belt Native bush on hill|