± 41HA PRIME IRRIGATION FARM WITH IMPROVEMENTS - BRITS, NW
The subject property is located in the Municipal district of Madibeng, approximately 20km north of the town, Brits. The area is commonly known as Kameeldrift. The versatile area is characterised by irrigation farming (mainly grain, vegetable and lucerne) owing to the availability of water from the Hartebeespoort Irrigation Scheme and underground water sources. It is well located, within close proximity of all the main arterial routes (the N4, R511 and the R512) leading to Tshwane, Johannesburg and Rustenburg. Easy access to these roads ensures effective transport of goods to and from the International Oliver Tambo- and Lanseria Airports, as well as to the Fresh Produce Markets of Tshwane and Johannesburg and grain silo’s in Brits. Services in terms of transport, medical outlets, police station and fire brigade are all located within a radius of 30km from the subject property. A Primary school is within 10km distance from the property. Access route to the farm: From Brits take the Thabazimbi road for ± 20km, past the signboard “Boet en Manus Joubert” on your right, turn right at the next entrance, drive for ± 900m to a T- junction, turn left and follow the road for ± 400m to the farm house on your right.
The farmhouse offers spacious and comfortable accommodation. The interior finishes are of good quality and is tasteful. The house boasts ceramic tiles on the floors, gypsum and knotty pine ceilings, granite slabs in the kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with solid wooden cupboards, double oven and the walls are fully tiled. The building consists of spacious rooms, open plan kitchen dining room; family room, lounge, four bedrooms, two with build-in wooden cupboards, the main bedroom is en-suite, one additional full bathroom and work room. Wooden doors and steel window frames of good quality are installed and there is a veranda on the eastern side of the house. Burglar bars and steel safe doors are installed on all the windows and the outside entrance doors. The house is in a good condition overall and is recently renovated on the interior.
LOCK-UP GARAGES AND STOREROOM
The three lock-up garages are loose from the main house. Finishes consist of steel flip doors and concrete floors under a slanted corrugated roof. At the back of the garage building is a store room with the same finishes. The building is in a good condition. Together with the main house, the garages are safely fenced off.
OUTBUILDINGS AND SHED
This outdated tobacco ovens and shed are all plastered and a fair to good condition. Some of the corrugated roof sheets on the oven side of the building are missing and some are loose, it needs attention. Other than that, the accommodation of the outbuildings is functional and in good condition, the building has a concrete floor.
These cement brick walls and plastered structures with concrete floors and slanted/flat corrugated iron roofs are still in functional use. The two buildings offers six rooms.
Coordinates: 25° 25’19.72 S and 27° 38’54.02 E
IRRIGATION & WATER RIGHTS
There is one equipped borehole on the property. There are two electrical pump station on the property at the concrete dam (entitled water) on the eastern border and on the gravel dam (drainage water) on the western border, which supplied adequate water through a mother line to three Central Pivots (±30ha). There are 10.3ha entitled/listed water rights for irrigation allocated to the property under the Hartebeespoort Water Board. A positive fact with regard to the arable land and water reticulation on the farm is the effective and modern drainage system of more the 4600m piping covering almost all of the arable land. The entitled water and extra drainage water have a positive impact on the current value of the subject, due to the high demand for water rights in the irrigation area in the Brits district.
± 78 Ha FARM WITH IMPROVEMENTS & BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY
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