A hidden gem


4283 State Highway 12, Aranga

Asking Price NZD $2,300,000 + GST (if any)

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A hidden gem


This very attractive well set up 173.7 hectare dairy farm encompasses fertile volcanic soils and is complemented with a high standard of infrastructure and currently milking 300 cows with a three year average of 91,015kgMS.

A stand out feature of this property is the quality and quantity of the water, sourced via natural springs and complemented with the strong volcanic soils over the milking platform and other parts of the farm. Pastures are mainly rye grass white clover with 10-12 hectares re-grassed per annum.

The effluent system comprises of two ponds with a 90 day storage, potential for a 300 herd capacity with effluent irrigated over 17 hectares via travelling irrigator. A well planned central race system providing access to 72 paddocks on 169.5 ha effective area.

A very good range of support buildings from the 24 ASHB cowshed, implement sheds, calf rearing facilities, a second 14 ASHB shed for the colostrum cows and yards complete the package.

The gorgeous, history rich, well preserved and insulated 1912 Kauri villa has been tastefully and comprehensively renovated. It has five bedrooms, ensuite off the master bedroom and is set in established gardens. Further accommodation is found with a tidy three bedroom workers cottage which has been partially renovated.

In such a picturesque and sheltered setting, this land-holding really is a step ahead, setting the basis for a profitable farming future. For your added convenience there is the option to purchase the adjoining 150.7ha beef unit.

4283 State Highway 12, Aranga

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