Rural/Farm Property Sales
Rural / Farm Property SalesListed below are details of rural and farming property sales throughout the country recorded by interest.co.nz.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Just five minutes off SH2, on arguably the largest flat plateau in lower Whakamarama Road, this 4.5158 hectare orchard has its focus on kiwifruit but also sports a block of avocado trees. The green kiwifruit is in three blocks, 2.28can/ha of mature fruit and 0.25can/ha of new vines in their first year of production. The avocado orchard has some 150 trees, some very mature and around 75 of them 4-6 year old Dusa stock demonstrating excellent potential for their next crop; the removal of a shelter belt creating space to plant more trees. The entire orchard is exceptionally sheltered and sunny, running east to west along an old airstrip. It is semi irrigated with spray and fertilisation programmes in place. Buildings span a well appointed lunchroom with amenities, a large high stud concrete floored implement shed with doors front and side, and an orchard workers' toilet. A ride on orchard mower and a Kawasaki four wheeler with trailer are included. There is efficient access around the orchard, a paper road running along one boundary. This well managed orchard which has been developed and tended by one family for over 30 years would be an ideal addition to a portfolio or a great stand alone orchard on which to build a home in a popular well serviced rural location within easy reach of Tauranga.
Flemington Farm - this 40 hectare slice of equine heaven is being offered for sale and will be sure to attract attention. Located just minutes from Matamata and boasting a practical oblong shape with level contour, predominately free draining soils, central race, plus the bonus of two road frontages. You will find this attractive property a breeze to manage. The infrastructure provides all the equine facilities necessary for a property of this type, including a large barn style stable complex, truck shed and hay barn, 5 bay implement shed, covered breeding and veterinary crush, and an 800 metre sand track.The main residence is a comfortable four bedroom brick home, with additional accommodation offered by way of a very tidy three bedroom cottage. The entire property is equine fenced, and subdivided by a mix of hedging and post and rail fencing, with a range of mature specimen trees planted throughout. Flemington Farm currently accommodates thoroughbred broodmares, foals, spelling, and in-work racehorses, plus grazing dry stock. This property would suit either an owner operator or an investor wanting to leave the day to day management under key staff. Astute purchasers will be impressed with this well equipped property in a prime location in the heart of Matamata's thriving thoroughbred industry. Matamata's central location ensures easy access to both Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, and further afield to Auckland. This is a prime property in a prime location. Don't miss the opportunity to view at our open days.
Property details: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car parks
This tidy 39 hectare (more or less) farm, rich in character and ongoing possibilities is located in Arohena, around a half hour drive from Te Awamutu.The owners have developed the property in an environmentally conscious manner for over four decades. While being mindful of future generations, best use of the land and QEII covenanted forest, they have successfully operated an economic dairy farm. The majority of the farm is now leased to a neighbour who runs it together with their own dairy unit. Around 34 hectares are considered effective with the native forest encompassing 4.6 hectares. The contour is flat to undulating and easy hill and the soils are free draining. Water is from the Arohena District Supply and there's a back-up stream source. Farm buildings are grouped in one area for ease of management and they include the former dairy shed with its yard and stock loading facility, two half round barns and a lockup implement shed. The 1975 two storey home, with double garage, was refurbished in the early 2000's with the main living areas being on the first floor. Featuring three bedrooms and bathrooms with an open plan kitchen/dining zone plus separate lounge, this generously sized home of some 327sqm offers a bonus. On the ground floor is a self-contained studio consisting of a second kitchen, living and sleeping zone. Given the layout, this studio provides independent accommodation for either extended family members or hospitality for tourists.The grounds are magnificently landscaped and have been popular with garden groups visiting to enjoy the ponds, mature trees and shrubberies. Nearby, Lakes Arapuni and Waipapa offer swimming, fishing and boating and the Waikato River Trail is also accessible.Evocatively named El Nido (The Nest), your family will enjoy feathering this wonderful property for themselves.Offered with vacant possession.Open Days - 11am, Mon, 25 Nov, 2 and 9 Dec 2019Auction - 11am, Thur, 19Dec 2019. 96 Ulster Street, Hamilton
Property details: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2 car parks
This well presented, boutique dairy farm in the Maihiihi district is perfectly suited for a family operation and being 57ha (more or less) extra labour will not be an issue. The 24 ASHB dairy shed, built in 2014, is centrally located on the property and its modern fit-out makes milking a breeze. The farm has been under the custodianship of long term sharemilkers who use a low input system. The average three year production is 61,875kgMS, a small proportion of which is achieved off a neighbouring lease. The three bedroom Keith Hay home with adjoining carport and double garage has magnificent views over the property and to the North. Farm buildings include a two bay half round hay barn and a two bay implement shed which has power and a toilet. Both sheds are easily adapted as calf sheds.The property is well subdivided into around 32 paddocks and the contour is a mix of flats to mainly undulating and easy hill. Soil type for the hills is Otorohanga silt loam and the flats are Puniu silt and clay loams. Regular fertilisation applications have been carried out as per the recommendations. Water is sourced from a bore at the dairy shed and pumped to an elevated concrete tank then reticulated to troughs in all paddocks. There are additional water tanks at the dairy shed for shed and stock use. The rocky bottom Mangaorongo stream crosses the south eastern portion of the property. This, along with all waterways, has been fenced off. This attractive farm is around five minutes drive from the Maihiihi playcentre, primary school, rugby club and sports facility and further amenities can be found in Otorohanga, 14km and Te Awamutu, 22km.With its handy location, this property offers many attractions for those buyers keen to enter the dairy industry as well as established farmers looking for more support land.Be sure to view now as this is the one you've been waiting for!Open Days: 11am, Tues 5, 12, 19 and 26 Nov 2019Auction: 11am, Thurs 12th December 2019. 96 Ulster Street, Hamilton
Manawatu / Wanganui, Rangitikei
Property details: 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car parks
Superbly located in the Hiwera Valley only 18 kilometres east of Taihape featuring an attractive homestead with outstanding uninterrupted views including Mount Ruapehu and the Ruahines.Te Maai offers 491 hectares of fertile and free draining soils with a strong production history of sheep breeding and finishing complimented with finishing cattle and dairy grazing. The farm lies in the lower Moawhango catchment, and is favoured with 54 cubic metres per day of pristine stock water reticulated from the Erewhon Rural Water Scheme. The contour is mainly rolling to medium hill country with 150 hectares that has been cultivated. In conjunction with an adjacent 197 hectares lease block, the farm has comfortably wintered 4,200 ewes, 1,100 hoggets and 400 cattle. Lambing is consistently over 150%, with most lambs finished.The modern five-bedroom architecturally designed homestead built in 2004, commands extensive and uninterrupted views from an elevated site in a sheltered valley.Te Maai offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to secure strong productive country.To be Auctioned at 11am on Friday the 29th of November 2019 (unless sold prior)The Workingmans Club, 34 Kuku Street, Taihape
This 73 hectare (more or less) dairy farm is managed using a grass fed system with early season off farm inputs. The flat to easy rolling contour has an average (3 year) production of 65,048kgMS and is currently milking 195 (approx) Jersey/Friesian-Jersey Cross cows. Nearing maturity is a small pine plantation, which makes best use of around 4.7 hectares. The farm is neatly subdivided into 48 paddocks and is well raced and fenced. The benefits of a strong fertiliser history are apparent. Water is sourced from a deep well bore and effluent disposal is by way of two ponds.Farm buildings include a 24 ASHB cowshed with in shed meal feeding system, cattle yards a good range of support buildings. A comfortable four bedroom home is set in attractively landscaped grounds and enjoys a warm northerly aspect. Double garaging is nearby. The farm is situated within a comfortable drive of Kihikihi (14km), Te Awamutu (18km), and Cambridge (30km). Hamilton with its city facilities is also nearby (48km). Pukeatua village and primary school are an easy 7km away. This is a well presented and uncomplicated operation with an ideal location. Come to the Open Day and see for yourself, once here you'll never want to leave! Open Days: 11am, Wednesday, 13th, 20th and 27th November 2019Auction: 11am, Thurs 5th December 2019. 96 Ulster Street, Hamilton
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Orchardists, lifestylers and investors will appreciate the potential value in this straight production avocado orchard situated in a respected horticultural location.Ladyhawk offers 7.4910 hectares (more or less) incorporating approximately four effective hectares of Hass avocado trees aged about 19 years. Packed through Apata Packhouse and sold to the export and local markets, the orchard is planted in seven well sheltered zones, with a flat to sloping contour. The tree spacings planted approximately 10 x 10 metre provides for easy access for harvest and management.Good infrastructure supports the orchard with a two bay open shed, three bay open shed, a large lockable 14.4 x 6 metre shed (approximately) with double roller door access - all providing ample storage for machinery, equipment plus a workshop. The property has its own bore with zoned irrigation throughout the orchard.There are two larger blocks that require some attention, however orchardists could see potential in this part of the orchard or explore further as a means for building or relocating a dwelling if desired.With the ever increasing global demand for avocados, the timing is perfect for an entry level grower or established and experienced grower to acquire this orchard, or manage/lease to an independent contractor for passive investment, or a fantastic add on to an existing orchard portfolio.With the opportunity to add value to this investment over time through further orchard development, add the features of a potential house site, and location approximately 10.7km from Katikati and 29km from Tauranga, this is a property not to be missed.Property sold plus GST (if any). Production records available on request.
Located on Hamilton City boundary is this 35 hectare (more or less) holding. With the new expressway on-ramp close by, quick access north, south and into the city, this is definitely a prime investment.The Old family fastidiously farmed the property from 1943 with dairying and over the past 25 years has been leased as a support unit. The effective portion of the property is all flat (approximately 25 hectares) with the balance being a significant natural area in gully including a stream and covered in willow trees and natural fauna.The property is well fenced with both permanent and electric into 20 paddocks. A small area of railway lease (5050sqm) is grazed along with two paddocks accessed over the infrequently used rail track. A primary school is across the road and other intensive farming operations are close by as a result of the excellent soil type.This property has the opportunity of income bearing activities which include pastoral or horticultural based as part of Hamilton's food bowl.A spacious and tidy weatherboard home, with garage, is nicely set back from the road with other building assets being older.With Hamilton being one of the fastest growing cities in New Zealand and the Waikato expanding its diversity, this property provides an ideal platform to join this growth and ensuing wealth.The location, the contour, the soil type - what more needs to be said.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 4 bedroom(s), 3 bathroom(s), 2 garage(s)
Auction From 1.00pm 8th August, 247 Cameron Road, Tauranga (unless sold prior) One of the region's finest areas to invest in horticulture properties, this address offers 3 canopy hectares of established avocado trees. Tucked away in this sought-after horticulture belt of Walker Road East, lies this fruit grower's paradise on 3.8 hectares. Sitting on mostly flat, fertile soils on the seaside of SH2 with approximately 248 mature Hass trees, aged from 16-38 years and well-spaced at up to 12m- providing easy access for harvest and care. Delivering healthy crops at around 75% export every year- and there's approx. 70+ bins of fruit hanging on the trees ready for harvest this season- so you won't have to wait long for your first income. There is a good load-out area outside the 4-bay orchard shed/workshop, which provides ample storage for machinery and equipment. Everything is in place for a new owner to take over. Privately set the very tidy, spacious, 1990's brick home's layout spans over 280m2 (approx.) with a spacious kitchen, generous lounge and living areas, separate dining area, four bedrooms, ensuite and two more bathrooms. Embrace the outdoor living with gorgeous grounds, established gardens, sprawling lawn and beautiful deciduous trees. This property enjoys the ideal avocado growing location and climate; large tree spacings, 25ASML and well sheltered from prevailing winds- combine this with excellent husbandry, prudent pruning regime, spraying and monthly fertilisation, all of this has created this flourishing orchard in a top location- just what everyone asks for. Plus GST (if any) Open days: Sunday 14th 2-3pm, 21st 2.30-3.30pm, 28th 1.30-2.30pm and 4th August 12-1pm
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 3+ bedroom(s), 2 bathroom(s)
Ownership of this 7.3 ha property has been held within the same extended family for over 45 years and is now being offered to the market for the first time. This is a truly remarkable property, so much so that it's hard to put into words all its magical points, Make your way along the grassy track through the mature pines that border a coastal wetland, to your very own peaceful and private beach, looking out across the water to the peaks of the Kaimai's and to Katikati town. This is 1 of the several beaches here, and the site of the historic Martray Wharf (remnants still visible in the water today) where the very first deliveries of agricultural fertiliser arrived in Katikati. Next comes the 3 ca/ha of Hass avocados, aged up to 30 years, so incredibly healthy, with so much fruit hanging. Flower buds are abundant and well developed. It's not hard to see why this orchard is flourishing when you look at how good the soil looks; with earth worms so healthy they are like snakes! There's room to plant more avos, still leaving some grazing. The lower wet flats could be retired and returned to a marine wetland environment, supporting wildlife diversity and providing a visual feast of the natural world from the large viewing deck of the home. The many species of bird life can be seen and heard day and night. And lastly we can't forget the 1970's, 4 bedroom home, modest but a great family home with the most sensational sea views! There's also a detached semi self-contained studio and a huge 12x8m high stud shed for all the boy's toys. This property with its many spectacular natural features, could generate a secondary income from eco-tourism given it has 3 of the top 4 reasons tourists visit the BOP - an avocado growing experience, beaches and wilderness areas. Don't regret not taking the opportunity to come and view this sensational property- these truly special ones don't come along very often. + GST (if any). Open days: 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th July 10.30-11.30am
This 5.3 hectare block is zoned Rural Industrial B, which allows for a wide variety of uses permitted under the District Plan. This land is able to be subdivided down to 2 hectares. Services to Ovation and timber processing further down the road able to be accessed. Currently planted in a seasonal crop this property offers excellent affordable opportunity for an industrial use.
• Vendors instructions are – Take the property as one block or work out your own needs.• Presently in three titles and the Vendors are willing to alter boundary lines to suit a purchaser.• Property has 24.27 ha (59.97 acres) including land suitable for grazing, horticulture, annual cropping and planting of trees.• A well designed home built to enjoy the sun and stunning views over the bay. Features include a modern kitchen, a lovely sun room, four large bedrooms, three bathrooms, utility room, two offices and open plan living.• Presently a steady income from mandarins, other varieties of citrus plus annual cropping and grazing.• Now is Your Opportunity to work out a deal that works for YOU.• Viewing by appointment.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
This is one of the largest, quality avocado production blocks to be offered to the market for some time in Katikati. Situated on over 6.7 ha's in the heart of the avocado capital of NZ. The 5.9 ca/ha's of Hass avocado trees have provided significant income from consistent production- up to 18,000 trays a season. Over 11,000 export trays picked last season and a moderate crop is currently growing for this coming season. This premium avocado orchard combines excellent returns without the huge capitol expense of a house, so if you are looking for a serious, production block come and check this beauty out! Benefits: - Prime coastal location sitting at 18-30ASML - 5.9 ha's approx. of Hass avocado trees - Trees at final spacings of 10 x 10m - Significant income from consistent production - A healthy and robust production orchard, well managed by experienced owners - New bore (consented to 2031), frost and irrigation system with weather station - Predominantly flat and north facing - Income and expenditure, packout reports, LIM and fert programme, available on request - Telecommunications tower for added income. The Bay of Plenty region is a mix of rural farms, orchards and boutique towns. This property is in the epicentre of Katikati, Waihi Beach, Tauranga City and Mount Maunganui. Such a fantastic area to live with loads of recreational activities right at your door step, including wineries, golf course's, great beaches and fishing. With the huge demand for quality production orchards but very few available, especially on a descent scale like this one, don't miss viewing this stunning property. This property will be sold at auction on Thursday 16th May. Open days will be held on Sundays from 11am-12pm. Contact Durrelle or David for info.
Good quality pasture, flat contour, functional support facilities and an ideal location -These blocks don't come up often, snatch the opportunity to secure this land in close proximity to Ngatea. This 15 hectare (more or less) block is a nice rectangular shape and comprises of well-sought after peat over clay soils. Improvements include two haybarns; a half round, three bay and a three-bay gable barn, plus there is a set of stockyards and loading race in an "as is" condition. The perfect starting platform to raise calves, ideal as a support block and provides excellent growing conditions for someone to establish as a blueberry orchard or cropping block. The block is serviced by a reliable reticulated water supply from the council via 2x metres.Situated under 6 kilometres from Ngatea, this block is not going to be around for long. If you are looking to relocate, the area offers a range of amenities from great town services and excellent schooling to local attractions. You are in near the new leg of the Hauraki Rail Trail if you fancy some exercise in your downtime or if relaxing is your thing grab the tinny and catch dinner in the Firth of Thames while the rest of the family head to the golden sands of the Coromandel Peninsula.Talk to Karl or Lee about your best-suited option here!
Bay of Plenty, Tauranga
Property details: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 car parks
With top quality Sungold G3 and Hayward fruit, the kiwifruit is the star here in this respected horticultural location. Orchardists, lifestylers and investors will appreciate the value and opportunity this high standard orchard presents. The retiring owner has demonstrated outstanding husbandry over the past 23 years with the property very well presented and maintained; the kiwifruit is thriving. The sunny 4.1340 hectare (more or less) property comprises 2.17 can/ha Hayward and 0.47 can/ha Sungold G3 with a sound production history. The orchard has been geared up by an experienced grower to achieve quality fruit, dry matter and TZGs with desirable orchard gate returns to match. All the hard work has been done. Five-year production records are available.Sound infrastructure with Ag Beam pergola structures, recently completed end assembly work, mature shelter belts, good load-out area, fertile soils and generally flat contour are all features that combine to enhance a great orchard opportunity. Water supply is via a bore. Small shedding provides for orchard equipment and the mower.The tidy 173m² three bedroom, two bathroom home is charming, relaxed and focused on warm welcomes. The open plan living area is saturated with natural light with heating options including a cozy wood fire, heatpump and gas heating. The laundry is out of sight in the internal access garage, the high pitched roof allowing storage of kayaks or belongings not used regularly. The home grounds highlight a large lawn, lovely gardens, fruit trees and garden sheds and there's vantage points around the property affording views of the Kaimai Range. The decks provide the perfect place to enjoy a morning coffee or entertain friends. A carport along with plenty of off-street parking completes the picture.Belk Road is very attractive for the country lifestyle with demand for properties near the thriving Tauranga City sought after. Close to rural schools and McLaren Falls, with the burgeoning Tauranga Crossing retail and light industry precinct around 11 minutes drive.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Situated on State Highway 2 almost equidistant between Tauranga and Katikati, this 4.3ha property is on absolute fruit producing piece of land second to none.A stunning crop hangs on the 2.19 canopy hectare orchard and is showing all possibility of keeping up with last years 38,000 tray crop, good size and well presented. With approximately 62 Avocados mixed age but predominantly producing, these, according to our vendor, 40-50 bins of fruit per year. Load out area with shed. County water and central location almost complete the deal, but there is more. The property boasts a small natural water feature-but yes you will have to see it for yourself.
Property details: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
Quality blocks like this are hard to find. This 42.2846 hectare (more or less) property, situated in the highly sought after area of Kereone, offers a multitude of options. Location is everything here being central to Morrinsville, Matamata and Hamilton.This block really has it all with a good balance of flat to gentle rolling contour, a silty loam soil type and aesthetically appealing trees in most paddocks to provide shelter through those hot summer days. An added bonus is a sand mine providing race and trough maintenance material. Over recent years the property has been used for heifer grazing.A central race system to all 36 paddocks makes for ease of management with permanent boundary fencing, some hedges, supported by 2, 3 and 5 wire electric internally.Excellent quality water is sourced via a bore which has a float control to a 23,000 litre tank and is then reticulated around the farm by a surface pump to troughs in all paddocks.Support infrastructure includes a 3 bay gable shed with power, concrete floor and sliding doors. Nearby is an O'Neill half round barn with sliding doors and adjacent is the old dairy shed used for stock handling.The beautifully elevated dwelling is an older style weatherboard three bedroom home with a modern open plan kitchen, lounge and dining area. The home is in great order with double glazing along with gas ducted heating assisted by a DVS ventilation system to create comfort on those cooler nights. An indoor/outdoor flow is created with a large deck for entertaining and a swimming pool adjacent. A separate sleep-out is nearby.This property really has everything going for it with beauty and location. This is a great investment opportunity not to be missed.
This block offers it all - location, options and lifestyle wrapped into one well-presented property. Currently run as a dairy farm with the adjoining land, a multitude of opportunities are available with the land easily lending itself as a great calf rearing property, grazing block, boutique equine, cropping or support land to a dairy farm. The long rectangular block is contained within two titles and comprises of 55.7 hectares of rich flat farming land. It is well subdivided by predominantly two and three wire fencing with a wide central race providing easy access from front to back and making stock movement a breeze. The predominantly flat contour features free draining soils with water reticulated to all paddocks via a deep well bore. The picturesque property enjoys great road frontage and is dotted with established trees and boundary hedging. A disused cowshed and yards, three bay implement shed, hay barn, lockable gable shed and stock yards complete this farming package. Accommodation is well provided for with two dwellings. The main homestead is nestled peacefully in established gardens with elevated views over the surrounding countryside. Offering four bedrooms, the home has been lovingly maintained and is laden with features to make lifestyle family living a breeze. An in-ground swimming pool will provide hours of fun and links nicely to the large covered deck area, perfect for entertaining year round. The second dwelling offers three bedrooms, double garage and has plenty of scope for improvement. Matamata is a sought after family orientated town which is renowned for quality farms and lush green pastures. It offers excellent schooling and a full range of services and amenities plus the popular tourist destination of Hobbiton. The central location sees the big city of Tauranga only 30 minutes drive with the stunning Mount Maunganui beach an additional 15 minutes.Dairying isn't your only choice here with equine and grazing options offering outstanding opportunities. A rare offering in this location, this exclusive land parcel offers a myriad of possibilities and is a lucrative investment for astute purchasers.Open days will be held on Wednesday 20 & 27 March and 3rd April from 11am to 12pm
Central Otago / Lakes District, Queenstown
Long term owners have decided it's time to sell what must be considered one of the prime bare land offerings in the wider Glenorchy / Queenstown area. The 8,079m² landholding is located directly across the lakefront reserve from Lake Wakatipu in the heart of the town. The underlying zoning is “Township” with a visitor accommodation overlay. The site has 3 street frontages being bordered by busy Mull Street, where many of the town's businesses are located, Islay Street to the south and Benmore Place facing the lake. The result is a well positioned property with excellent residential and / or visitor accommodation development potential to take advantage of the strong tourist numbers visiting this pristine part of New Zealand from Queenstown, just a 40 minute scenic drive away. Explore the possibilities this property offers; a full information pack is available upon request or by clicking on the 'SECURE DOCUMENT' tab on the right hand side of this listing and registering your interest. For Sale $2,495,000 + GST (if any)
· Located 81km north of Gisborne on Waiapu Road, State Highway 35 between Tolaga Bay and Tokomaru Bay is a property that offers full diversification over its 152ha (more or less). · The Hikuwai river forms one boundary, 69ha is fenced for deer, included in the deer unit is approx. 32ha of flats with the remainder being medium hill country. The balance is a plantation forest containing mainly Redwood and Eucalyptus. · Improvements include a woolshed, sheep/deer and cattle yards and a rustic hunter’s cabin. · For those keen on the outdoors, the property is well situated with hunting on the doorstep and Tokomaru Bay and Anaura Bay close by. · “Hikuwai provides an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to add to their farming portfolio, forestry development or a buyer wanting their own hunting block/getaway that provides a strong cashflow. · The rustic Hunters cabin made out of Redwood, Rimu and Marcropcarpa timber with its outdoor shower and bath is something to see. · Make an appointment today to view this diverse and interesting property.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2 car parks
The foundation is here - kiwifruit rootstock planted and room for more - a golden opportunity to complete the vision and secure a lifestyle by Tauranga Harbour.Total land is 3.3ha - partly developed with around 560 rootstock plants; no spray used during set up as the intention was organic. Formerly all in citrus, remnants remain in other parts of the orchard - waiting to be developed. There are three main blocks, well sheltered, east/west sun and gorgeous views across the estuary to the Kaimais.Tucked at the end of a country road, off Turner Road between Aongatete and Omokoroa, the land is a gentle sloping contour down to the water. Direct access lets you launch the dinghy and head out to Tauranga Harbour to cherish the peace and quiet here.It's a charming spot with potential. Aerial shots highlight a prime horticultural belt along this peninsula - kiwifruit, avocados and citrus all proof of the area's worth. Buildings include a partially renovated three bedroom cottage, double lock-up garage, large implement shed and more shedding at the back of the house and in the orchard. Town water is available on site.With work begun converting this property to kiwifruit, the opportunity to finish the job should have great appeal. It would suit an orchardist wanting rootstock for grafting. It's an ideal entry block, while developers should also see potential here - to continue kiwifruit or create a mixed orchard with avocados.
A frustration of selling farms, in this remarkable farming area, is getting purchasers from outside the area to understand, before they have then come to experience it for themselves, the strength and genuineness of the wider community; You will be warmly welcomed and supported. ‘Rockwood’ Many a farming fortune has been created in the Matawai area; it is as good a breeding and finishing area as there is in the country. · 404.6856 ha · Can we still say summer safe? It is certainly as close as it gets. · Well fenced and well watered with year round fresh water creeks, and many dams. · The farm is well supported with all amenities one would expect. · The homestead is centrally located and offers stunning views across surrounding farmland. · There are some pretty impressive stags and plenty of hinds up there as well Something that you cannot see at a glance is the strength and genuineness of the wider community; farm purchasers coming to the district, have been warmly welcomed and supported. Ring for more detail
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 4 bedrooms, 1 living room, 2 bathrooms
A rare opportunity to acquire an established floriculture business and a delightful place to live and work.After nearly fourteen years the owners of Rocky Valley have decided to retire and sell their business and land. The family-owned and operated business has been developed by husband and wife horticultural entrepreneurs. The long-time success of Rocky Valley is due to its outstanding core values with the owners priding themselves on the quality of the products they sell. With a loyal customer base, Rocky Valley supplies varieties of Hydrangeas, Viburnum and Erica predominantly to the export market (about 98%), but also to the market auctions in Auckland.In a region blessed both with high sunshine hours and regular rainfall, the flowers and foliage are thriving in the moist conditions. Infrastructure serving the horticultural enterprise includes a range of sheds, plant structures, UV shade cloth, cool stores, propagation areas, good drainage plus an automated fertigation system.There is no need to be hands-on full time as the business allows seasonal breaks. Market growth opportunities, new varieties and operation efficiency improvement areas have been identified and will be available to new owners. The 5.5967-hectare site includes a 483m² home. The modern barn-style home has natural light saturating multiple open plan living areas through skylights and many windows and doors. The wood burner enhances winter warmth with fans for summer cool. A large deck provides a central point for entertaining.Plenty of space for the kids to play, pets to roam or to host garden weddings. Be delighted by the birdlife in the parklike grounds, the established trees, home orchard, and access to the rambling river and swimming hole.A separate three-bedroom dwelling is rented to long-term tenants. Further two-bedroom accommodation is ideal for back backers, Airbnb or for workers if you wish to sit back.
· Immaculately presented orchard with four bedroom home and high quality sheds. · 6.37 hectares less than 20 minutes drive from the City centre. · Large deck, concrete tennis court, helicopter pad and a shed for every requirement. · The home is towards the back of the orchard on an elevated site and is well positioned to capture the sun. · Four bedrooms, with the master having its own ensuite and office/room that also has an entrance from the back deck. The open plan kitchen and dining open out to the deck which sports tremendous views out to the distant hills. The lounge is well proportioned and has easy flow to the other living areas and entry onto the large front deck. Triple car garage has internal access into the house. · The concrete tennis court behind the house will allow endless fun for the whole family and hopefully keep you fit at the same time. To top it all off, a few paddocks for grazing or keeping the family pets. · Good work and garden sheds are close to the back of the house and there is also an office located close to the large shed at the back of the orchard.
· Just an easy ten minute drive from the city and situated in a very productive area of the bay. · A home with character and charm with the option of using your own ideas within the interior of the building. Good sized lounge, an upgraded kitchen, a smaller dining room and four bedrooms leading off a large spacious hallway. There is also an area which could be developed into a master bedroom, office or family room. The home is over 100 years old and has been built to last. · Plenty of sheds and outbuildings. Directly behind the home is a separate two room area which is presently used for storage. Numerous sheds used for machinery storage and a workshop are close by. · The property is planted as a citrus orchard and the Vendors have been undergoing a replanting programme. There is a good income with mixed citrus varieties and the future looking good. · The future of the property might be in alternative crops. Both the area and soils are suited to many other horticultural crops including kiwifruit and/or apples. · Location, location, location. Close to town but with some of the best soils in the bay. · Two titles giving you options. · The Vendor is sad to be leaving but has another opportunity and would like to move on. Check the possibilities and let’s discuss some options.