9 Bedroom House in Vaalwater
R 21 000 000
Andries du Toit
Africa Game Farm Estates
9 Bedroom House in Vaalwater
R 21 000 000
1516 ha Vaalwater
Farm: Breeding/Eco/Hunting Game Farm, currently breeding Buffalo, Golden Wildebeest and Nyala.
Size: 1516 ha consisting of one title deed.
Location: In the vicinity of Vaalwater, Limpopo Province, South Africa. In the heart of the Waterberg Plateau, part of the bigger Waterberg Biosphere Reserve.
Water: Four earth dams.(One under repair). A creek of three kilometres flowing through the farm. Four equipped boreholes supply the farm with clean Waterberg water, purified by nature and ready for human consumption. One unequipped boreholes (Pump in stock). One spring supplying the one earth dam of water. This farm is a water rich farm.
Rainfall: 550 - 600mm annually.
Temperatures:Summer - max. 33 C and min. 17 C.
Winter - max. 21 C and min. 6 C.
Climate: The Waterberg - Vaalwater area has a unique climate - something between sub tropic and lowveld bushveld. Tobacco and citrus is cultivated in the surrounding area.
During summer the night temperatures drop down to below 20 C, which makes it bearable without a need of air-conditioning.
Typographic: This extraordinary Game Farm consists of a mixture of sloping flats, mountainous areas, ravines, plateau areas, valleys and earth dams. Rocky outcrops, overlooking the Waterberg mountains. This mixture of typography creates a diversity of habitats throughout the farm which makes it haven to a large variety of game species. Large open planes with good pastures. Altitude vary from 1250 1340m
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.
Runway: 1 250 meter not in use. Need attention.
Fencing: This farm is fully game fenced with a 2,4 m electrified fence well according to the requirements of the Department of Nature Conservation.
Game Camps: 1 x 300 ha Buffalo camp
2 x 16 ha Golden Gnu camps
1200 ha open farm.
This farm has exemption for Buffalo, Sable antelope, Nyala, Gemsbuck (Oryx) and most of the common planes game species. An ideal farm for the breeding Buffalo.
Developments: Main House:
Five Bedroom semi-face brick house.
Spacious kitchen with wooden cupboards and granite tops.
Scullery and pantry
TV Lounge area.
Reloading room (Hunting enthusiasts)
Lapa and Boma
Well-equipped slaughter facilities
3 Garages plus store room
Four Thatched chalets, en-suite
Separate bar area
Kitchen and dining area
Electricity:Three phase Eskom power.
Game counts:Giraffe 9 Eland 3
Kudu 40 Waterbuck 25
Blue wildebeest 8 Red hartebeest 8
Zebra 15 Impala 150 Ostrich 4 Nyala 30 Bushbuck 10 Reedbuck 8
Golden Wildebeest 4 Cows plus 1 calve
Golden Wildebeest 1 young breeding bull (12 months)
Blue Wildebeest Thuli cows 9
Golden Wildebeest splits 5 cows
Golden Wildebeest split calves 12 (2-3 months)
Optional: Buffalo and Sable
The Seller and/or Estate Agency does not guarantee these numbers. The game count will have no effect on the Purchase Price.
Free roaming Game: Multiple species of free roaming game including, Mountain reedbuck, Klipspringer, Bushbuck, Warthog, Bush pig, Jackal, Aardvark, Porcupine, Steenbok, Duiker, Chacma baboon, Vervet monkeys, Bush baby, Scrub hare, Rock rabbit (dassie), Mongoose, Squirrel, Leopard tortoise, Caracal, African wild cat, Genet, Brown Hyena, Aardwolf, Brown hyena, Leopard est., est.
Vegetation: Mainly Sandveld to a more red sandy loam, with sour veldt grazing mixed with a smaller variety of sweeter veldt.
A large selection of indigenous flora such as:
Dominant Tree Species
Plains & Riverine:
Burkea / Wild SeringaBurkea Africana
Black Monkey-OrangeStrychnos madagascariens
Silver Cluster-Leaf Terminalia sericea
Sickle BushDichrostachys cinerea
African weeping WattlePeltophorum africanum
African OliveOlea europaea
Buffalo-thorn JujubeZiziphus mucronata
Flame-pod AcaciaAcacia ataxacantha
River BushwillowCombretum erythrophyllum
Sweet-thorn AcaciaAcacia karroo
Round-leaved BloodwoodPterocarpus rotundifolius
Wild PearDombeya rotundifolia
Rocky & mountainous areas:
Velvet BushwillowCombretum molle
Weeping FaureaFaurea saligna
Horn-pod TreeDiplorhynchus condylocarpon
Highveld ProteaProtea caffra
Red BushwillowCombretum apiculatum
Paperbark AlbiziaAlbizia tanganyicensis
Bushveld Resin TreeOzoroa paniculosa
Mountain KirkiaKirkia wilmsii
Live-long LanneaLannea discolor
Peeling-bark OchnaOchna pulchra
Leisure: Days are spent birding & game viewing with different species of our feathered friends, multiple species of free roaming game. If relaxing is more your scene, this is where you want to ease out under the large trees while birds & squirrels entertain you as they go about their daily activities