Bloemhof and Silverbrook are situated in Bedford in the Amatola region, a farming district made up of extensive grasslands that support beef cattle, goats, angoras, merinos, and game.
BKB Properties, along with A&R Attorneys, will sell two Eastern Cape stock farms by tender on June 15.
Bloemhof and Silverbrook are situated in Bedford in the Amatola region, a farming district made up of extensive grasslands that support beef cattle, goats, angoras, merinos, and game and promise to be in demand, says André van der Lingen of A&R Attorneys.
Potential buyers may tender for one or both farms.
Bloemhof is “a stunning farm that measures 1052.8hectares and is divided into 13 camps with enough water for the activities on the farm. There are also a number of earth dams for rainwater,” says Van der Lingen.
Buildings include a historical five-bedroom dwelling and stone outbuildings, a hunters’ room, a shearing shed, a workshop, a livestock shed and workers’ houses.
Silverbrook measures 1622.4ha, of which 13.5ha is under irrigation. There are 20 veld camps on the property with water and earth dams. The Baviaans River runs through the property.
The farm has a beautiful four-bedroom house with two bathrooms, and a fully-equipped flat. Other buildings include a workshop, cold room, meat preparation room, garages, sheds, six workers’ houses, a shearing shed and livestock handling facilities.
Tenders will close at noon on June 15. Tender papers are available from A&R Attorneys, at 8 Nojoli Street, Somerset East, or BKB Properties in Paarl (0218726533).
Viewing is by appointment only. Call André van der Lingen on 0828552369, JJ van der Watt on 0827722060 or Christo Kleynhans on 0826029662, or see www.bkb.co.za