Auction - Fixed

ORANGE RIVER!!

Hopetown, Northern Cape

ORANGE RIVER!!

Web Reference: WEB18/0196


Auction - Fixed
Hopetown, Northern Cape
Call Us: 082 920 5628 / Contact Us

2 months from now on 27 February 2019 @ 12:00

Property Description:

Extent: ± 3794, 5263 ha

Irrigation:

(Van Der Kloof Water Users Association)

  • ± 58 pivots
  • Perennial supply from river
  • Extraction volume as per certificate is 16,110,000 m³/annum
  • Water rights ± 1,611 ha
  • Pivot irrigation
  • Crops under irrigation: wheat & soya as well as crop rotation with maize and soya beans
  • Extent of irrigable land 1,784
  • Irrigation comprises of 58 pivots which varies in size from 10-62 ha
  • Water is pumped from the Orange River to the catchment dam
  • 9 pumps - each with 3 lift pumps
  • 14 ha catchment dam
  • From catchment dam, gravitational flow to some pivots as well as 2 pump stations to other pivots
  • 2 x equipped boreholes

Improvements:

  • 5 x dwellings, flat, guest house & swimming pool
  • 4 x garages, 4 carports and 4 sheds
  • 3 x outbuildings, 2 x offices, workshop & 2 x lapas
  • 4 x staff dwellings, staff housing, stables, lean-to, implement shelters x2, implement & fodder shelter
  • Covered stoep, weigh bridge, pump house and pump shelter

Other:

  • Fertilizer manufacturing & mixing plant
  • Compost producing field
  • Pecan nut plantation - Established in 2016 and continuously expanding (currently ± 172 ha)

Electricty:

  • Eskom (4 supply points of 500 KVA each)

Fencing:

  • Cattle fence

Auctioneer’s note: Very valuable irrigation farms rich in water and perfectly positioned on the Orange river. This auction presents a rare opportunity to acquire this prime farming operation. Not to be missed!!

Videos:

Extra Files:

Auction Venue Address:

Remainder of Farm Middelplaats 83, near Hopetown, Northern Cape

Property Address:

Remainder of Farm Middelplaats 83, near Hopetown, Northern Cape

Terms:

10% deposit payable: Bidders to register & supply proof of identity and residence. Regulations to Consumer Protection Act: www.vansauctions.co.za Rules of Auction to be viewed at 36 Gemsbok Street, Koedoespoort Industrial, Pretoria. Tel 086 111 8267 | Auctioneer: Martin Pretorius

Remarks:

AUCTION !! ± 3 800 HA ON THE ORANGE RIVER!! 4 ADJACENT FARMS WITH ± 1700 ha UNDER PIVOTS AND ABUNDANCE OF REGISTERED WATER NEAR HOPETOWN - NORTHERN CAPE

Contact Consultant:

Johan van Eyk - 082 920 5628
johan@vansauctions.co.za

Please note that our offices are closed for the holiday season. Enquiries will only be attended to on or after 7 January 2019.