Farm with wholesale nursery and exotic waterfowl sanctuary for sale Meyerton area (Gauteng).
The property: Portion 17, Welverdiend situated 12km from Meyerton on the Meyerton - Heidelberg road (R551) has a breathtaking view overlooking the Suikerbos Nature reserve mountains.
The farm comprises in total 17,3 Ha of which 15,3 Ha is farmland with 2 Ha comprising the homestead as well as the waterfowl sanctuary and wholesale nursery. The latter area is enclosed with 1,8m steel palisades with a motorised gate. Electricity is supplied from ESKOM via a 3-phase connection. Water supply is from two boreholes for the dwellings and nursery.
1.The main farmhouse comprises 4 bedrooms (one with A/C), lounge (with A/C), dining room, Kitchen area, 2 bathrooms, two guest toilets, laundry, front and back verandas, enclosed in 1,8m concrete walling with own garden.
2.The secondary dwelling comprises three bedrooms (one with A/C), open plan kitchen/dining/study area, large lounge (with A/C), en suite bathroom, guest toilet and large open veranda overlooking the waterfowl areas.
3.A separate garage/workshop adjacent to the secondary dwelling houses three vehicles.
4.A small separate building is used as a hatchery as well as germination room (with air conditioning).
The above areas are surrounded by multiple flower gardens which also houses mother plants used as base material for plant cultivation in the nursery.
The nursery comprises:
1. Five agricultural tunnels totalling 1068 square meters.
2. Hot house 33 square meters.
3. Irrigated areas covered by hail nets totalling 2250 square meters
4. Open irrigated areas totalling 1 800 square meters.
5. Building that also houses plant totalling 315 square meters.
6. Store for nursery consumables and functioning as a workshop, 72 square meters.
7. Staff Quarters 3 rooms, total 50 square meters.
Exotic waterfowl sanctuary
The waterfowl area consists of four enclosed areas (Total 300m2) with duck ponds as well as three open areas with ponds. The waterfowl area currently houses 50 pairs of exotic waterfowl.
Farm area -The farm area is currently used for fodder production but 70% is suitable for maize or other crop production. The current season reared 1 600 x 20kg bales of hay.