Farm Sold in Somerset East, Somerset East

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Asking Price : CLOSED TENDER Province:Eastern Cape City:Somerset East Suburb:Somerset East Erf Size: ± 1460 ha

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Farm for sale Somerset East Closed Tender

Wilgerivier: 1460,5708 ha
Remainder of the farm Wilger Rivier no 48(extent 1106, 6393ha) and Portion 3 (die Hoek) (Portion 2 of Portion 2) Wilger Rivier no 48 (extent 353, 9315ha)

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY, 4 MARCH 2020 @ 12H00 - Deliver tenders to:
Cronje Properties & Auctioneers, 46 Church rd, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, 6070
in sealed envelope marked: “FARM NAME” TENDER
I. General description

The property is presently used for grazing of domestic stock as well as free ranging game.

The composition of the veld consists of three types viz.
1. Riverine vegetation (Thorn trees).
2. Broken Xeric Succulent Valley Bushveld.
3. Karroid broken veld.

Distance and location of nearest town
Property is situated 45 km northwest of Somerset East.

Summer rainfall area.

450 mm p.a.

Undulating to mountainous.

Veld condition
Veld suitable for browsers and grazers. (Wild plum, Papea capensis; Wild pomegranate, Rigosum. obovatum; Spekboom, Portulacaria afra; Ghwarri, Euclea undulata; & Thorn – (Acacia – Vachellia - karoo); various karoo bush species, pioneer to climax grasses - eg. Themeda triandra - and forbs).

Cultivated soil utilization
No cultivation.

Pasture utilization
Veld is utilized by domestic stock (small and large) and game.

Water supply
Water for domestic stock and game watering purposes is supplied from boreholes.

Grazing capacity
10 hectares / L.S.U. (2016 Long Term Grazing Capacity – ha/LSU – Eastern Cape.

Infrastructural improvements
There is one dwelling on the unit. Other infrastructural improvements on the unit are primarily utilized for the processing of stock and game products.

Electricity supply

II. Infrastructural description

(a) Veld
Number of camps 10
Number of camps with stock water 10
Number of permanent boreholes 4
Number of windmills 3
Number of pumps (electric, etc.) 1
Condition of pumps Good
Number of reservoirs (cement, soil) 14
Number of troughs 4
Number of fountains 6
Type of internal fence Stock proof
Type of boundary fence Stock and problem animal proof
Stock handling facilities (e.g. kraals, dipping tanks) Normal facilities

1460 Undulating


1 Dry
2 Irrigation
0 Ha

Structures Area

Garage 60
Main dwelling old 120

It is understood that the property comprises of the above, although nothing is guaranteed and the buyer should inspect the property to confirm the contents for himself.

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