968ha Northam - Thabazimbi
±968 hectares - Privately owned game and hunting farm
In the vicinity of the Northam (between Rustenburg and Thabazimbi) Limpopo Province and less than 2 hours drive from Pretoria (180 kilometres from Pretoria). This Game Farm spreads over 968ha of pristine bushveld/savanna and rare indigenous forest in the mountains and is a nice game farm with low maintenance and easily managed from anywhere.
3) REGISTRATION DETAIL
The farm consists of 1 portion which is registered in a Pty and is VAT registered.
Province: Limpopo Province
Servitude's: There are no road servitudes that subdivide the property.
4) THE IMPROVEMENTS
The Farm accommodation consists of one farm house (5 bed rooms, 2.5 bathrooms, lounge, kitchen, and verandah, boma) enclosed by 1.8m high electrified game fence and one hunter’s cabin (Sleeping facilities for 5 with braai amenities – fully furnished). .
The The farm has the following improvements:
• Situated within the fenced farm house area:
Garage and store room,
Two x 2100 liter diesel tanks,
One brick dam. This dam provides drinking water for the animals over the entire farm by means of a
• Slaughter area under a steel hanger (35m x 11.8m) with a walk in cool room (5m x3m), Plans for abattoir by
an accredited designer for abattoir and meat processing facilities are available.
• Old horse stables, laborers living quarters (4 rooms with a toilet and shower) and additional storage facilities
• One large galvanized corrugated dam.
• 9 water troughs/ drinking holes spread across the farm.
5) GAME FARM DETAIL
Located in a Malaria Free are of South Africa, near the Town of Northam in the Limpopo Province, is a well managed, well developed privately owned game farm. The owner is using this as his personal weekend break away game and winter hunting farm....this is that typical “something nice to have” type of property.
The farm roads give good access to different sections of the farm. The farm has several kilometers of roads plus plenty of additional easy accessible game trails to explore the farm by foot.
This is farm has a section where there are mountains...this creates a nice catchment area for rain water. summer mountain streams are a delight. There is a bore hole which is equipped and delivers 5500l/h and there are game drinking points all over the property.
There is a great variety grasses and trees. Herewith is a short list of just a few of the many trees:
The property has exemption for game listed below.
The following game is included in the sale and is roaming freely on the open farm. No numbers however can be guaranteed and the seller has not done any official game counting. These numbers below are all estimate numbers but the owner believe that these numbers are very conservative as none of the new born babies have been added:
Impala ±250 Zebra ±30 Waterbuck ±10 Kudu ±30
Eland ±30 Nyala ±17 Oryx ±9 Blue Wildebeest ±50
Giraffe ±13 Blessbuck ±20 Redharte Beest ±9
Free roaming Game: Duiker, Warthog, Bushpig, Caracal, African Civet, Large & small Genet, Rock rabbit, Porcupine, Ant bear, Pangolin, Chacma baboon, Vervet monkey, Yellow mongoose, African wild cat, Honey badger, Brown hyena, Hedgehog, Lesser bush baby, Slender mongoose, Striped polecat, Tree squirrel etc. This farm has exceptional nocturnal life.
Leguan (monitor lizard)
Lizards (many species)
Snakes (many species)
Chameleon and Tortoise
Birds of prey:
Birds (many species)
Movable assets included as part of the sale:
• Land Rover game viewer,
• 165 Massey Ferguson tractor,
• 1000 litre firefighter trailer,
• General farm trailer for tractor,
• Slasher for tractor,
• General farming tools and equipment (Stihl brush cutters, Stihl chainsaw) etc.
Movable assets available for sale but NOT included in asking price (negotiable):
• S770 Bobcat skid steer loader with slasher / mulcher attachment for deforesting,
This game farm is not overdeveloped and therefore you will not pay for unwanted developments. The development potential is enormous - this property creates an opportunity for you to create your own lodge, portraying your vision and leave your fingerprint as an inheritance for your generations to come.
This Game Farm has a good balance in terms of mountains (±30%) and plains. Overall sweet veld on the plains and sour veld in the mountain areas. Very well balanced and selected areas on this property can also be converted into the breeding areas. Mixtures of sweet veld with the minority sour veld make the grazing potential perfect for a greater variety of animals to roam this property.
8) SELLING PRICE
The Selling Price is based on several factors pertaining to recent farm sales in the area as well as the size of the subject property.
Price: R12.8mill (This price excludes VAT should it be payable)