Farm in Lanseria and surrounds
R 13 500 000
Fine and Country-Randburg
Farm in Lanseria and surrounds
R 13 500 000
GAME FARM HOME AND DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY
Your Own Home in a Game Farm with Business Opportunities
Oori River Lodge lies in pristine bush veld country on the banks of the Crocodile River in Gauteng Province, South Africa. It overlooks the foothills of the Magaliesberg Mountains in the heart of the Oori Private Game Reserve. This unique and secluded estate is set on a particularly scenic stretch of the Crocodile River with its white-water rapids and a large tranquil pool. There are extensive lawns, rockeries and paved terraces under huge indigenous trees along the banks of the river.
The Lodge, under cool thatch with stone and whitewash walls and impressive arched antique Edwardian teak windows, captures the charm of a bygone era.
Sweeping lawns, natural rock gardens and shady terraces overlook the river
Approximately 2 hectares of the laid out gardens surrounding the Lodge buildings are electrically game fenced. The remainder of the land falls into the Reserve which is about 750 ha in extent with an abundance of game and bird life.
The property is approx 22 ha in extent, and has been in the hands of the same family for the past 45 years. It is currently being operated as a game lodge with en suite accommodation and two self-catering cottages
Oori River Lodge has its own nature trail in the Reserve area.
These are just a few of the features of this unique property which is filled with history, ambience and character.
Construction: Walls: Local stone and bricks. Floors: Slate and tile. Roof: Thatch on pole frames.
Comprising: Entrance hall and adjacent guest toilet; Living/dining room incorporating antique arched teak windows; Office/study; Kitchen leading into separate scullery and laundry; Four en-suite bedrooms with separate access to the gardens; African style bar opening onto patio.
Large Filtered Swimming Pool (approx. 100sq. meters.)
KAREE COTTAGE: 1-bedroom self-contained cottage
Comprising: Living room; Kitchen/dining area; Scullery; Bathroom: Gallery bedroom.
BLACKTHORN COTTAGE - 2-bedroom self-contained
Comprising: 2 reception rooms; 2 upstairs bedrooms; Kitchen; Bathroom; Separate Walled Garden.
Triple garage - adjoining Cottages
Large Workshop/Garage - with space for 6 cars.
Various Store Rooms
Three Large Shade Houses - for growing organic vegetables.
Large Filtered Swimming Pool (approx. 100sq. meters).
EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES
Borehole - Submersible pump with electronic control
Sprinkler Irrigation - pumped from the river and serving entire garden area
Escom 3-Phase Power
Electric Game Security Fence with electronically controlled gate - surrounding all buildings and gardens
LOCAL PLACES OF INTEREST IN IMMEDIATE AREA
Cradle of Humankind UNESCO World Heritage Site. Includes the Sterkfontein Caves, & Anthropological Museum.
Lion & Rhino Nature Reserve
Hartebeestpoort Dam with its vibrant African market.
The Lion Park
The Crocodile Farm
Lesedi Tribal Village - tribal dancing and culture
Gary Player Golf Estate and Jack Nicklaus Pecanwood golf estate.
Health and spa resorts
A variety of country restaurants
LOCAL AMENITIES WITHIN A 20km RADIUS
Lanseria International Airport - operates regular commercial flights to most major cities in the country and many other destinations in Africa. Extensive development is projected which will include restaurants, schools retail outlets, commercial and residential sites, light industry, etc.
Fourways Mall and shopping complexes
Monte Casino with its high fashion shops, casino, theatres, cinemas and restaurants
Northgate Mall - Shopping complex and exhibition dome
Hospitals, medical centres and schools
ALSO WITHIN EASY REACH
The Kruger National Park
Pilanesberg National Park
Sun City and The Lost City Hotels
SECURITY AND PRIVACY
Security is assured by a manned entrance to The Oori Private Game Reserve which is fully fenced
An electric game/security fence with automatic gate surrounds the Lodge
Access is not available to unwanted visitors
The Lodge is deep in the heart of the Reserve which allows security and privacy
There is communication with other property owners in the reserve.
The Lodge is surrounded by riverine bush and the Crocodile River which provides complete privacy
Good annual rainfall. At 4000 ft. above sea level never gets too hot or too cold, dry crisp winters with constant sunshine
To sum up
The tranquillity of the countryside and unspoiled bushveld offers a relaxed lifestyle yet is only half an hours' drive from the hubbub of city life
This is the Opportunity of a Lifetime, 21.6 Ha of Acacia bush veld with plentiful game where you can wander freely, and get to enjoy your own game farm without any responsibility as the game is owned and managed by a consortium.The house sits on the banks of the Crocodile River where you can fishing from your lawn, in between meandering along the paved pathways while you enjoy the more than 200 species of birds recorded in the area. Revel in the unbelievable peace and tranquility when you realize that you are only 6 Km, by the crow, from Lanseria Airport.
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