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Sitting amongst an idyllic countryside this farm enjoys a balance of contour with homestead flats running to steeper rolling land with some gullys. Estimated carrying capacity of 3,000 stock units based mainly on deer and a property with good natural shelter provides excellent areas for fawning. Very well laned for ease of management and currently fawning 800 red deer hinds plus variable numbers of cattle. The three bedroom homestead is tidy and well maintained and there are numerous supporting sheds and farm buildings servicing the block.

Land Area 319.174 hectare
Nearest Town Te Anau 26km, Mossburn 44km.
Primary School Mararoa 7.3km.
Primary School Bus Bus at gate.
Secondary School Fiordland College.
Secondary School Bus Bus at gate.
Freezing Works Lorneville 128km.
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) 21 hectares choumolier and swedes, 10 hectares new grass, 40 hectares of light scrub and native bush partly grazable, balance of the grazeable area in permanent pasture with the regrassing program generally 10 hectares per annum with some direct drilling from time to time.
Average RF 900 mm.
Altitude Ranging from 370 metres to 590 metres.
Weeds & Pests Generally well maintained.
Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main 49 main paddocks plus holding.
Fencing Fully deer fenced.
Water Supply Two gravity fed supplies service the property. One which has a well as its source supplies the dwelling and farm flats. The balance of the farm is gravity fed from the Princhester scheme. In total there are six storage tanks of various capacities.
Fertiliser The past program has generally been with Mainland minerals. Currently paddocks harvested for supplement receive 300 kg/ha Super10 15K and winterfeed crop 500 kg/ha Super10 15 plus some nitrogen. The balance of the property has not been topdressed in the last two years.
Access & Roads Good formed lane access with metal on property.
Supplements All made on the farm with approximately 1,000 bales most years.
Homestead Modernised bungalow home, roughcast over brick exterior with corrugated iron roof. Modernized kitchen with Yunca wegj wood burner, adjoining lounge opening to deck. Three double bedrooms with build in wardrobes. Bathroom with shower, separate toilet. Attached double garage with wash house and woodshed, exterior of Hardiplank.
Farm Buildings Woolshed previously three stand and able to be reinstated with cover over deer yards with concrete floor (crush and scales available by negotiation), holding pens with capacity 500 deer minimum. Three four bay hay barns (one with super bin), killing shed, three bay shed at house.
Possession 31st March 2021 or by mutual agreement.
Yards Cattle yards.
Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx ) Estimated at 3,000 stock units made up of: 670 mixed age red hinds, 130 rising two year old hinds, 60 mixed age stags, 550 mixed sex fawns, 12 mixed age cows, 16 rising two year old heifers, 27 two year old bulls and steers, 65 yearling bulls, 4 yearling heifers.
Production Fawning peaks at 700 to 750 fawns.
Contour Description (areas approx) 58.4 hectares flat, balance of the property medium contour with some steeper faces.
Shelter Trees Several established tree plantings being a mix of pines, eucalypts and natives.

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