Rural/Farm Property Sales
Rural / Farm Property Sales
Listed below are details of rural and farming property sales throughout the country recorded by interest.co.nz.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 31.88 ha land area
Located in prime kiwifruit country, this 31.88 hectare (more or less) property offers a real opportunity to secure potential horticultural land in a sought after area. Well connected with direct access to SH2 and just over 10kms to other arterial routes and the amenities of Paengaroa, it has all the attributes that an astute grower will be looking for. A mixture of flat and terraced countryside that lends itself to contouring that sits at approximately 20masl is made up of fertile and free draining volcanic ash soils. There is water allocation available via at least one of the two aquifers that run through the property which requires further due diligence to realise the potential. Currently used as dairy support, there is a half round haybarn situated to the righthand side of the property with a load out race not far from the main access. An opportunity such as this is becoming more few and far between - seize the day and secure your future horticultural development now. To be sold plus GST (if any).
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 7.57 ha land area, , , ,
An exciting compilation of income earning options awaits the new owners of this 7.5740 hectare (more or less) property situated just under 10kms from Paengaroa. The 2can/ha of mature Hayward produced 12,732 trays/ha in the 2020 crop at an average size of 29.87 and is an ideal G3 conversion going forward. Approximately 160 young avocados are another income stream to look forward to. The balance of this attractive property is fenced into grazing across to a crystal stream on the boundary. The one bedroom, one bathroom comfortable cottage sits centrally adjacent to the spring fed irrigation/frost protection pond and looks over the peaceful grazing vista to the stream. This is an incredibly special opportunity allowing future growth from multiple income streams and the chance to build your dream home in a renowned rural district within proximity to two very reputable country schools and just under a 10km drive amenities and arterial routes. This is a beauty of a property - who is going to put their name on the letterbox at the gate.
Property details: 323ha farm with consent to be subdivided into three properties.
The 323-hectare farm is a unique coastal property 90 kilometres from Auckland's CBD. Boasting 1.2 kilometres of coastal harbour frontage and bounding Woodhill/Muriwai forest, the property offers the added bonus of hunting, and will also appeal to horse riders and golfers with the South Head Golf Club nearby. The farm lies on the southern fringes of the Kaipara Harbour on Auckland's west coast, and is effectively being offered to the open market for the first time having been part of an original family landholding dating back to the late-1800s. The property supports a viable farming business carrying 480 head of stock and operating as a heifer finishing unit, supplemented by a maize cropping component supplying New Zealand Starch. It offers a high standard of farm infrastructure and a tasteful homestead with iconic character. The property is available for sale as one block of 323 hectares with the purchaser receiving the benefit of an existing Resource Consent to create three separate titles of around 100 hectares each which would expand future ownership options. Alternatively, the vendor may consider completing the proposed subdivision and selling the resulting 100-hectare lots. This prized land holding is essentially being offered to the open market for the first time, being part of an original family land holding dating back to the late 1800's.
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay Of Plenty
Property details: 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 garage
AUCTION BROUGHT FORWARD - WEDNESDAY 31ST MARCH 4:00PM This 4.8 ha (approx.) property is set just off Sh2 on the North side of Katikati. The charming home combines a solid brick exterior with a bright, spacious interior, spread out over 2 levels, maximising the indoor outdoor living spaces. Upstairs has been updated with bright colours and a modern flair. Here you will find three double bedrooms, a large sunny lounge with deck, and views of the harbour, separate kitchen and large laundry. There's tons of storage and heating including two heat pumps and a wood burner. The lower level boasts a large bedroom, kitchenette, bathroom with shower, office and double internal access garage- giving the new owner options for a teenagers retreat, extra family or air bnb. The flourishing orchard consists of 3.11 ca/ha Hayward kiwifruit, 0.5 ca/ha (approx.) Hass Avocados and assorted fruit trees. This seasons kiwifruit crop included! There is a large 15x15m (approx.) shed and yes, all the machinery is included, from the lawn mower to the tractor! This property proves you can have it all - kiwifruit and avocados providing an active and passive income, a generous sized home with options, room for a pool, and the best news yet.. it is vacant and ready for you to move in! +GST (if any) OPEN DAYS: 21 March 2021 (Sun 2:00pm -2:45pm) 28 March 2021 (Sun 10:30am - 11.15am) 04 April 2021 (Sun 10:30am - 11.15am) 11 April 2021 (Sun 10:30am - 11.15am)
Property details: 59.54 ha land area, 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
With a strong rural community and excellent transport links to the rest of the Waikato, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula this is an opportunity. A rare opportunity to secure a well established grazing block in a well established farming district. The block has excellent fertiliser history and lends itself to a multitude of uses ideal for equine lovers, cropping (with approximately five hectares currently in maize) and grazing or just a large country escape in a handy location. The modern two bedroom home, built in 2017 offers a safe and warm home to come off the farm too. There is plenty of scope to build a garage or shed for additional storage or create an outdoor entertaining area. Zoned for Te Kauwhata High School but only 33 kilometres to Hauraki Plains College if you want to commute. Centrally located, this block offers convenience with only 13 kilometres to Te Kauwhata, 62 kilometres to Hamilton Central and 79 Kilometres to Auckland Airport. A short commute will take you to the popular seaside town of Kaiaua.The warmth of a rural community or all the above, you cannot afford to miss. Call today to secure this property for yourself.
With views of the Coromandel Ranges and close proximity to the Firth of Thames, this 15ha (more or less) piece of land is a slice of New Zealand you'll want to get your hands on.Situated just a short drive from Thames and central between Auckland and Hamilton you will find this impressive grazing block. Consisting of 15 hectares (more or less) of flat contour marine clay land this block has been divided up into eleven well fenced paddocks. The current owner is also leasing a further 45 hectares (more or less) of neighbouring land. Location is key here with two entrances to the property, one from Old Ferry Road and one from SH 25 just down from the Kopu bridge and bordering the Waihou River. A race runs down the boundary of the property providing easy access to all paddocks.There are plenty of possibilities here and this is your opportunity to own a wonderful grazing block, ready to take over at the end of the farming year in June 2021 or to build your family lifestyle dream. The wider Hauraki region will never leave you bored, fill your weekends with a hike through the famous Karangahake Gorge or maybe bike the very popular Hauraki Rail Trail. Located at the foot of the Kopu bridge - the start of the stunning Coromandel Coast, you can spend your weekends at one of the many hidden or popular beaches. Contact us today to secure this outstanding opportunity.
Property details: 48.03 ha land area, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 4 car parks
Over the past 130 years the Swanson family have etched themselves into the history books. Initially purchased in the 1880's this superb opportunity is now offered once again. This 48 hectare block (more or less) in two titles displays characteristics of a vision over time, a quality offering that represents both farming and environmental values. Visually the property is immaculately presented, with extensive hedging similar to an English county backdrop allowing shelter throughout the 38 paddocks, aesthetically the property is quite remarkable. Infrastructure is well located and includes the unused dairy shed that could possibly still function, with a large eight bay barn nearby offering good calf or lamb rearing options, further shedding and an excellent set of cattle yards with loading ramps complete the picture. With flat contour and mix of sandy loam and river silt soils stretching across the property to the river boundary, the future is vast with multiple options that could be explored. Currently 147 dairy heifers are being grazed from May to May, with silage strategically processed to control growth, a strong fertiliser history is also evident. Water is sourced via a bore with submersible, which feeds out through five separate lines to all troughs. The established grounds with large trees set the original scene, although the homestead has grown over the years, it still exudes country charm with an element on modern living. The main living/kitchen area extends out to four bedrooms with two upstairs. An extension with modern touches is light filled and is used for entertaining. A detached triple garage with sleep out is also great addition. Located west of Hamilton, near Whatawhata this once in a century offering, is well positioned, extremely well presented and a pleasure to bring to the market.
This 22.9 hectare (more or less) property on the outskirts of north-east Hamilton, is a desirable land holding with lifestyle and income benefits. The size of the land, the infrastructure within it, and the building platforms available, make it a highly versatile proposition. Open to a variety of uses, the property appeals to a cross-section of buyers including farmers downsizing but retaining their affiliation with the land or families living in town looking for more space and a potential new build. Quality soils make the block ideal for horticultural ventures or cropping to maximise your potential return. The flat land, with some lower terrace, has a strong fertiliser history with excellent growing potential, currently eight hectares (more or less) of maize is being planted with the remaining either grazed or cut for supplements. Young native plantings near the stream have enhanced the environmental appeal along with areas of established trees.A three bay gable implement shed with two large sliding doors is well located near the entrance provided off Gordonton Road and a quality set of cattle yards with loading ramp is also nearby with a heavy duty bridge, being fully certified and allowing quality access to the entire property. The contour allows for multiple build sites and access via lane ways to either end of the property, including a secondary access off Sainsbury Road via Rod Wise Lane. Bridging town and country has allowed options for future convenience, with Rototuna only a small drive away.An adjoining 1.6 hectare (more or less) property with a substantial home is also on the market and the properties could be considered together.
Manawatu / Wanganui, Rangitikei
Property details: 330 ha land area, 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
330 hectares of strong and clean country plus fertile free draining flats bounding the Rangitikei River, with exceptional vistas towards Mount Ruapehu and the Ruahine Ranges.Located only 18 kilometres off State Highway 1, east of Taihape, and seven kilometres from Taoroa Primary School. The drive offers outstanding scenery including Gravity Canyon and the stunning Rangitikei River Valley. The Mokai district is renowned for its normally reliable summer rainfall and for consistently producing healthy livestock. Ruapuke has been leased by the same farmer for a long period of time, and now offers a rare chance to secure land in this tightly held district. The farm has been run mainly as a sheep breeding operation finishing half of the progeny and the opportunity to finish most, with flexible cattle options. Mainly easy to medium clean hill country is complemented with over 24 hectares of free draining flats. A permanent stream and large lagoons provide reliable stock water on the farm. Improvements include a three bedroom bungalow, four stand woolshed plus workshop/stables.Ruapuke offers an ideal start for a first farmer, or a valuable addition to any existing operation.To be sold by Auction, 2pm, Monday 23rd November 2020 (unless sold prior) The Workingmans Club, 34 Kuku Street, Taihape
Property details: 92.75 ha land area, 3 bedrooms, 1 living room, 1 bathroom, 1 car park
This immaculate 92.74 hectare dairy farm is something to be proud of, this is a great opportunity for a first farm buyer. The farm is currently run on a OAD system producing 43,048kgMS with the previous 2018/2019 season producing 46,069kgMS from 150 cows on a predominately all-grass system. Farm infrastructure includes a very tidy 20 ASHB cowshed with yard capacity for 200 cows, a three bay implement shed, half round barn and workshop. The farm is made up of a mixture of easy to rolling contour with strong clean pasture, sub-divided into 45 paddocks. Effluent for the cowshed is a two pond system with storage and is irrigated on the farm, with consent to discharge, a secondary two pond system services the stand off pad. Water is sourced from the drought-proof dam, gravity fed to a pressure pump and reticulated to all paddocks. Fencing is of a very high standard with a combination of two to five wire electric. The recently renovated family home has three bedrooms plus office and is beautifully positioned for the sun and farm outlook. The second dwelling is a tidy two bedroom cottage suitable for a worker or tenant. Totara Creek Farm is proudly presented to the market for sale in top condition and offers a stunning opportunity for discerning purchasers looking for their first farm purchase. With all capital costs met, purchasers will be able to get straight into focusing on production! The vendors are motivated to sell as they are up-scaling.
Property details: 93.97 ha land area, 4 bedrooms, 1 living room, 1 bathroom, 2 car parks
Located only 10.6km from Matakohe this dairy farm containing 93.9727 hectares (more or less) offers great flat to easy contour with good soil type and holds the potential for increased production gains.The three year average production is 56,541kgMS with production achieved of 65,116kgMS for the 2019 season. Currently milking approximately 220 cows with autumn/spring calving, this farm has the base elements in place for the new owner.Infrastructure includes an 18 ASHB cowshed, wintering barn and implement sheds. The farm is well subdivided into 45 even-sized paddocks that are accessed via a network of limestone based laneways. Effluent is a four pond system with approximately 5 hectares irrigated on farm via K-line pods. The soil type is predominately Waiotira clay with pastures of good quality rye and clover. Water is sourced through dams, gravity fed and pumped to troughs. Approximately 6 hectares of Maize is grown on farm with 10 hectares regrassed with a rye/clover mix supported with regular applications of fertilizer. Dwellings include a four bedroom weatherboard home and the second dwelling is two bedroom.Our vendor is exiting the dairy industry so this property is seriously for sale.For sale by way of Auction plus GST (if any)
Waikato, South Waikato
Seldom does the opportunity arise to buy a genuine slice of quality New Zealand farmland in such a sought after area. This 270 hectare (more or less) property could be that "jewel in the crown" you have been looking for! Situated in the sought after Okoriore district and nestled against the backdrop of beautiful native bush with eye watering northerly views over rolling Waikato farmland this is a property that you just must view. Currently farming approx 3,700 stock units consisting of breeding ewes, cattle and dairy grazers there are also possibilities here for diversification into many other land uses. One of the highlights is a recently built four bedroom home that commands elevated views and many modern features of quality living you will appreciate. Much thought has gone into this home with solar power generation, expansive open plan living and outdoor entertaining areas for visiting guests. A comfortable three bedroom home offers great staff accommodation while a newly renovated Air B&B unit provides added income.Farm fencing and infrastructure has all been proudly maintained, consisting of three hay barns, a four stand shearing shed and well planned sheep yards. Water is sourced from two pristine streams on the boundaries provide water; with no internal drains or waterways there are no environmental water issues. Reliable rainfall from the ranges compliments a regular fertiliser programme and attention to weeds over many years has resulted in superb pastures.Location is key here being an easy 27km drive to Matamata and only 55km to Tauranga beaches and shopping. Having a local primary school pickup available at the gate and secondary bus stop at the end of the road makes your childrens life easy while the experiences they will enjoy on a property such as this is invaluable.For investors or farmers after an iconic property to add to their portfolio for future generations with hunting on your doorstep this should be shortlisted as a "must see"!
Bay of Plenty, Whakatane
Property details: 4.57 ha land area, 4 bedrooms, 2 living rooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car parks
Have you been looking for a rural property with multiple income streams and a top-quality home? 35 Karenza Lane provides more than most, situated only 10 minutes from Whakatane. A beautifully presented four-bedroom cedar home is built over two levels offering multiple living areas, a well equipped kitchen complete with breakfast bar, classy cabinetry and a large oven with gas hob. Further features of the first floor is a gym room, separate laundry with access outdoors, a family bathroom and double car garaging. A spacious office is situated conveniently next to the front entrance. The northern sunny side of the home has a variety of decked outdoor living areas. Upstairs offers the ultimate in master suite luxury with a quality tiled bathroom, huge walk in wardrobe, along with three additional large family bedrooms all with ample storage, and second family bathroom. Outdoors a range of large sheds neighbour the house, the largest is divided into three and leased to local contractors, another is used for storage and machinery and a third has been used as staff rooms and offices. All outbuildings are in good condition. The golden potential of this property is recent development of 3.46 canopy hectares of fully licenced Sungold G3 Kiwifruit. The design build and development of this is second to none. Extremely healthy and strong leaders have been tied down and are ready to grow canes for next season's crop. Vines are triple planted and well-spaced to ensure the best possible canopy cover in the first full season of production. This property will only impress, contact the agent today for more details and a full information pack. Features Include:• 4.5740 hectares of flat contour• Beautifully presented four bedroom cedar home • Multiple large secure sheds with three phase power (some leased out)• Staff and office facilities• New bore• 3.46 hectares of newly developed Sungold G3 Kiwifruit • Dress circle location • Minutes from Whakatane and near the popular Awakeri School • A unique property with hug
Two titles make up this 62.18 hectares (more or less) of rolling hill country, ideal for a run-off or grazing opportunity.Currently running 70 steers/heifers, with capacity for many more, this block is well fenced into eight paddocks and includes a woolshed, yards & loading race (new in 2018). There is potential to develop the land to make the block more productive.Aside from dairy support the property would be well suited for cropping, beef, or specialty animals and there is scope to build your dream home surrounded by gardens, native trees, an orchard and a swimming pool if needs dictate.This rural town is on the rise with its excellent location, only minutes to Te Kauwhata offering a wide-range of amenities. Also easy access to State Highway 1 providing commuting options to Manukau, Auckland Airport and The Base in Hamilton. Enroute from Auckland to the pristine beaches of the Coromandel and great fishing in the Firth of Thames, the area is also a host to a multitude of other activities with Paeroa and Ngatea just a short drive away. This is a great opportunity to get under your belt; don't miss out.
Property details: 94.34 ha land area, 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 car park
Looking for a prime dairy opportunity? Then look no more as the drought is over! This 94.337 hectare (more or less) dairy unit has shown consistent production and is located in a desirable location - the heart of the Hauraki Plains. This well-established unit consists of flat contour throughout and is a nice rectangular shaped block with access off both Hauraki Road and Gumtown Road. Sufficient drainage is in place, with paddocks hump and hollowed, plus the land is bound by a good standard of fencing throughout. Racing leads to the centrally located 24 ASHB cowshed, complete with 10 automatic cup removers. The farm currently milks 300 cows and supplies Fonterra. The farm has produced over 80,000kgMS in the last two seasons - impressive consistency given the weather over the past few years. Water is supplied via an extremely reliable and quality metered council supply with no interruptions during the recent drought. Support shedding is ample with a disused cowshed used for calf rearing, a large implement shed, workshop, half round barn and stand-off pad all handy to the cowshed. Accommodation includes a modern three-bedroom weatherboard home with single detached garage and workshop - completing this as a perfect one-man or family operation. Town amenities and farm services are easily accessed with Ngatea, Thames and Paeroa all within proximity. Early childhood and primary education is available just down the road in Turua township and the location also has the added benefit of being in zone for Hauraki Plains College which has developed a reputation as an exceptional school with plenty of agricultural education opportunities. The location is also central to both Hamilton and Auckland city centres in addition to the popular holiday hotspots offered by the Coromandel Peninsula. Not only is this a viable business investment but a great lifestyle location for your family, contact us today!
Property details: 2,300sqm floor area, 380,320sqm land area
This trifecta of an investment is a three-way winner collectively returning circa $285,000 pa + GST net. Potential exists for future development and leasing opportunities. The package comprises three diverse properties on individual titles in prime dairy country. State highway frontage ensures high profiles for the multiple commercial tenants that occupy part of this significant slice of real estate strategically placed between Tauranga and Hamilton. Winton Stockfeeds Ltd and Animal Bedding Supplies are based on an 8ha (more or less) site along with Agrivision occupying the substantial 2,300sqm (more or less) warehouse. All tenancies are effortlessly accessible and have ample parking. Further returns are generated through productive cropping on 29.330ha (more or less) of leased land. Rounding off this astute investment is a large modern family home and a rented cottage. The spacious house sits on a private 7,002sqm (more or less) lifestyle block just 10 minutes from Matamata. Rarely does a comprehensive investment of this magnitude present itself where manifold returns and potential for growth are so strong.
Are you looking for your new run off block? Up for grabs is this flat, fertile, 14.7459ha (more or less) block on two titles. The current owner is using to graze approx. 40 head of mixed age cows all year round. Set up with a functional set of yards + loading race at the entrance this block is ready for you to hit the ground running. A large 9x6m 3 bay implement shed built in 2005, for all your storage needs of toys & farm equipment. Water connection is readily available at the boundary on council connection with both titles metered together. The 14.7459ha (more or less) is split into 20 paddocks for the ease of stock management. Situated in the heart of a great rural community, excellent schooling is readily available with Kopuarahi for primary needs and the well-regarded Hauraki Plains College in Ngatea for secondary. Under 100 kilometres drive north will find you at Auckland Airport with an equidistant drive south taking you to Hamilton. Many golden sand beaches on the eastern side of the Coromandel are within an hours drive and if fishing is your thing there is a boat ramp less than one kilometre from the property, you could be on to your first snapper in five minutes!You don't want to miss out on this exceptional opportunity, give us a call today!
Property details: 79.46 ha land area, 7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car parks
This well-located 79.46ha (more or less) dairy unit near Cambridge is an attractive proposition. The properties aesthetic appeal with mature trees is a great attribute, with the mix contour lending itself to a wide range of land uses. A current low input system is implemented with up to 210 cows milked through 12 ASHB with 24 cups and modern milking plant. Production up to 76,000kg of milk solids has been achieved recently. A good array of shedding near the dairy, includes an extensive half round barn and ample implement/calf rearing facilities. The contour consists of two thirds flat, made up of Peat soils, with the balance undulating to easy rolling, with a mix of silt and clay loam soils. Consistent fertiliser application has ensured nutrients are within optimum ranges for pasture production.With access from both Cox and Roto-o-Rangi roads, easy management is ensured. A well-formed central race feeds from the dairy to all paddocks, making stock movement simple. Water is supplied via an on farm bore with the Pukerimu water scheme also connected, which is then reticulated all troughs. Effluent is pumped from a clay pond via an underground 110mm mainline to hydrants covering 12ha of pasture.The property has two homes, one being the large main homestead which is a four bedroom 1910's villa and the second a three bedroom, which was built in the 1970s.An opportunity to join this vibrant, close-knit, rural community is a great reason to view. Only a short commute to either Cambridge or Te Awamutu with Roto-o-Rangi Primary School nearby. Options are plentiful for this property, including dairy support, cash crops or beef finishing.
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