940 ha Vaalwater
Agent: Andries Du Toit Tel Nr: +2783 292 3833. E-mail: email@example.com
Farm: Breeding/Eco/Hunting Game Farm, ideal for Buffalo, Sable, Golden Wildebeest, Black Impala and Nyala breeding
Size: ±940 hectares
Location: This immaculate property is the vicinity of Vaalwater, Limpopo Province, South Africa. In the heart of the Waterberg Plateau, part of the bigger Waterberg Biosphere Reserve
Water: A seasonal river flow through the farm, of which accommodates a large pools of water. A second earth dam and several sealed cement dams gravity feeds the drinking troughs with water for game and cattle. Three equipped borehole supply the house and water troughs with clean Waterberg water, purified by nature and ready for human consumption. Rainfall: 550 - 600mm annually.
Temperatures: Summer - max. 33 ºC and min. 17 ºC.
Winter - max. 21 ºC and min. 6 ºC.
Climate: The Waterberg Vaalwater area has a unique climate - something between sub tropic and lowveld bushveld. Tobacco and citrus is cultivated in this area. The summer night temperatures drop down to below 20 ºC, which makes it bearable without a need of airconditioning.
Developments: This Lodge is a nature oriented, peaceful, bush experience. There is no buzz of traffic here and you are deep in the African bush where the only buzz is that of the ancient rhythm of the insects and it’s varied inhabitants.
Main Lodge consists of Four En-suite Bedrooms
Separate Living, Dining and TV area and Bar
Boma and brimflow Pool
This is a property where you can experience indigenous game as well as breeding with exotic game such as Roan & Sable Antelope, Golden Ngu etc. The bird life is plentiful & varied from the famous “Go-Away” bird, the Grey Lourie to Paradise Flycatchers, Guinea Fowl & Lilac Breasted Rollers.
Electricity: Three phase Eskom power.
Roads: The farm roads give good access to all sections of the farm. The farm has several kilometres of roads plus plenty of additional easy accessible game and cattle trails to explore the farm by foot.
Game: The Farm is stocked in a well balanced way. This region, being the centre of the South African game breeding heartbeat, and well known between local as well as overseas tourist, has some of the best game viewing possibilities in South Africa. The following game numbers are official game count numbers done on the 28th of October 2014 professionally.
Giraffe ± 4 Eland± 8 Kudu± 10 Bluewildebeest ± 12 Redhartebeest ± 12 Zebra± 8
Impala ± 20 Blesbuck± 20
Also occurring on the property is the following: Klipspringer, Bushbuck, Duiker, Warthog, Bushpig, Porcupine, Ant bear, Pangolin, Chacma baboon, Vervet monkey, Yellow mongoose, Honey badger, Lesser bush baby, Slender mongoose, Tree squirrel etc. This farm has exceptional nocturnal life.
Roads: The farm roads give good access to all sections of the farm and are maintained with its own necessary equipment by the ground staff. The farm has several kilometres of well-maintained roads plus plenty of additional trails which are also well maintained
Fencing: This farm is fully Game Fenced according to the requirements of the Department of Nature Conservation.
Flora: There is a great variety grasses and trees. Herewith is a short list of just a few of the many trees:
Acacia Karroo Sweet Thorn
Acacia Burkei Black monkey thorn
Acacia Nilotica Scented Thorn
Aloe Wickensii Aloe
Berchemia Zeyheri Red ivory
Combretum Hereroense Russet Bushwillow
Combretum Molle Velvet bushwillow
Combretum Zeyheri Large-fruited bushwillow
Olea Europaea Wild olive
Ozoroa Paniculosa Common resin tree
Pappea Capenses Doppruim
Peltophorum Africanum Weeping wattle
Rhus Lancia Karee
Rhus Pyroides Common taaibos
Terminalia Sericea Silver terminalia
Gardenia Volkensii Bushveld Gardenia
Ximenia Caffra Large sourplum
Ziziphus Mucronata Buffalo thorn
Trees are not only functional, but also aesthetically pleasing to the eye, as can be seen from pictures. A wide variety of indigenous trees cover these beautiful area forming a breath taking tranquil landscape and being an important part of animal, bird and insect nutrition.
Dominant Grass Species:
Red Grass Themeda triandra
Common Thatching Grass Hyparrhenia hirta
Spear Grass Heteropogon contortus
Common Russet Grass Loudetia simple
Bristle-leaved Red Top Melinis nerviglumis
Couch Grass Cynodon dactylon
Guinea Grass Panicum maximum
Common Finger Grass Digitaria eriantha
Mountain Bristle Grass Setaria lindenbergiana
Weeping Love Grass Eragrotis curvula
Herringbone Grass Pogonarthria squarrosa
Natal Red Top Melinis repens
Typographic: Mostly flat topography with some broken areas and partly sandy and well as read sandy loam soil. This farm’s fauna and flora has the potential to stir nature’s way of caring for the game. This farm’s location is ideally located what we called the breeding mecca of the Limpopo.
The artistic features of the natural environment which this farm offers you, will make you feel right at home and somewhat special. To be a proud owner of a piece of property like this is a once in a lifetime opportunity!
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: R15.5mill (This price excludes VAT should it be payable)