A Farming Unit With Lifestyle Potential

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$5,700,000 + GST (if any)

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Located on Whitestone Road the property features elevated views and a unique building site on a separate 8 hectare title whilst the balance of the property is a strong farming unit carrying 3,000 breeding ewes, 740 hoggets and up to 50 trading cattle. The farm is set up for sheep, cattle and deer, with 108 hectares deer fenced, 40 of which is flat land adjacent to the main Te Anau Mossburn Highway and has a separate water supply and deer facilities. The whole unit has a four bedroom family home and a good range of farm buildings.

Land Area 397.6292 hectare
Nearest Town Te Anau 15km.
Primary School Te Anau or Mararoa.
Secondary School Fiordland College, Te Anau.
Freezing Works Alliance 135km.
Sales Yards Lorneville 132km.
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) 15 hectares first crop swedes, 14.8 hectares second crop kale, 15 hectares new grass, 62 hectares oversown and the balance of grazeable area in permanent pasture.
Soil Types Predominantly Princhester with Te Anau on fringes and Tuatapere on flat.
Average RF 1200mm.
Weeds & Pests Generally clean.
Airstrip Yes
Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main 74 plus holding.
Fencing Approximately 118 hectares is deer fenced. The balance of the paddocks are standard sheep fencing. Power is reticulated by three electric fence units.
Water Supply The main source is from the Homestead scheme and comprises 7.7 units and the vendors advise it has been very reliable for sheep and cattle. Troughs in a third of the paddocks with the balance being natural water. Storage is two 25,000 litre tanks. The flats have their own source from a bore with pressure system to troughs. Dwelling is roof catchment with a 25,000 litre storage tank.
Fertiliser Maintenance is autumn applied and for the past five years has been 60 tonne Potassic Serpentine. This season Super 10. Crop paddocks receive 300kg/ha DAP at sowing and again in Autumn. 100 tonne Lime is applied to the property each year.
Access & Roads Long road frontage to Whitestone Road and some frontage to the Te Anau Mossburn Highway.
Supplements 150 bales baleage.
Homestead Family homestead of predominantly brick exterior with corrugated iron roof. Accommodation includes four bedrooms, office, bathroom with shower, separate shower over bath and laundry combined, separate toilet, kitchen, dining room with woodburner, separate lounge. Single garage, separate double garage, self contained accommodation unit. The home is nestled in a sheltered and established garden surrounds with a mixed selection of mature trees.
Farm Buildings Three stand raised board woolshed and covered yards (800 woolies), three bay implement shed, four bay implement shed, fertilier bin, four bay hay barn, deer facilities, two four bay implement sheds.
Possession End March 2021 or by arrangement.
Yards Cattle yards, covered sheep yards.
Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx ) 3,000 breeding ewes, 740 hoggets, 20 trading cattle (normally 50 cattle).
DDT Status Works monitored.
Contour Description The property features three main ridges with a good balance of flat and easy rolling contour and some steeper faces.
Shelter Trees Very well sheltered tree lanes and mixed selection of mature trees.
Trademe Pricing Method Asking Price Plus GST (commercial sale or rural listings only)

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