214 ha Farm in Rheenendal
214 ha Farm in Rheenendal
... and 4 Star Guest Lodge -what more could you want?
Fascinating History, natural Beauty, established Accommodation & Farming facilities have combined to offer a magnificent farm which we are proud to present on an Exclusive dual Mandate.
This Exceptional Historic Farm & Country Estate was founded in the 1860's and the stately Manor House stands proudly keeping watch over the beautiful grounds, orchards, pastures and +- 60 ha of indigenous forest reaching all the way down into the Knysna River, and all with the backdrop of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains.
It has seen many changes through the years and lately has welcomed a beautiful Guest Lodge, sparkling pool, Restaurant that seats 100, and the Pub & Games room to add to the additional 5 dwellings and outbuildings on the property.
These comprise the old Stone Farmhouse with 5 bedrooms Forrest cottage with 3 bedrooms Stone & Penn cottages with 1 bedroom each and 2.5 bedroom Loft Cottage above a garage.
Together with the 8 guest rooms and 1 bedroom manager's flatlet in the Manor House plus 19 guest suites in the Lodge, the Estate's total accommodation is currently 42 bedrooms and the potential for functions is endless.
Recently the Manor house featured in a horror film called Eight and the entire film crew of 68 people was hosted for 6 weeks providing accommodation and 3 meals a day at varying hours of the day & night.
The 3 registered dams have a water capacity of 420000 cubic meters per year, sourced from streams & a borehole, with pumping rights from the Knysna river. The large Portland Dam is 9 ha in size and 17 meters at deepest point and has a motorized barge, boma, deck & slipway and hosts water-ski competitions regularly. The dams are stocked with Bass, Tilapia and Grass Carp for recreational fishing. The 736sqm shed/workshop includes a tractor & trailer, ride-on lawn mower, and gardening equipment.
This magnificent farm is sold with fully furnished & equipped accommodation in the Manor House & Guest Lodge, fully furnished & equipped Pub & Restaurant, Plus 8 zebra & 1 ostrich already established in the game camp and free roaming peacocks gracing the grounds.
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Nestled between the Knysna estuary, the Indian Ocean and a vast indigenous forest, this town is full of natural beauty. With three magnificent golf courses, it is a haven for golfers. The waterfront is a popular tourist destination for great food and shopping. Known for its oysters, this town has festivals and events for all kinds of interests. An ideal holiday destination or retirement place, experience tranquility and a safe, small-town life.Find out more about Knysna