Between Knysna and Plett in the heart of the Garden Route lies this hidden gem where you can live in harmony with nature. Away from the hustle and bustle although only 7km from the Blue-Flag Robberg Beach and 12km into Plettenberg Bay town. The farm comprises 47ha mostly arable land with indigenous flora and a good catchment area for a dam with 2ha previously used for commercial Protea farming. An abundance of birds and other wildlife can be found enjoying the tranquil setting with spectacular mountain views. The Airport road is newly tarred and makes for easy access to the Plett Airport 5km away and the famous Harkerville mountain biking trails. Dwellings include main house, 2nd house and timber cottage plus 2 luxury self-catering suites and a permission for 4 more suites. The farm has consent to run as a guest house and advertises through its own website as well as listings on such websites as Booking, Safari and Airbnb. With a view to creating a low carbon footprint, flooring, built-in cupboards and other furniture are designed and manufactured on the farm using available alien resources and a few hundred indigenous trees have been planted on the property.
Numerous farm implements are included in the sale – well maintained New Holland 5630 tractor, Ford 3000, Springtine cultivator, brush cutter, water cart, commercial ride-on mower, generator, strapping machine and 5 head moulder for woodworking plus others. Outbuildings include – 2 large lock up sheds / workshops, insulated container and stables. Utilities – borehole 120m deep with a pump which currently delivers +- 3000 litres per hour with a capacity to deliver 6000 l/h. Water is safe to drink and a full professional analysis has been done. Rain harvesting up to 70 000l in 2 storage tanks which are also plumbed to the borehole water. 3 phase Eskom electricity and Telkom lines with a Radio link providing WiFi throughout. Main House – 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom with kitchen, laundry, office, dining and lounge for owners plus the 2 separate luxury accommodation suites and extra lounge and reception area for guests. Suites - their own fully equipped kitchens, modern bathrooms, indoor fire places, entrance with private deck area and braai facilities, DSTV, WiFi, own garages with lock up cages for mountain bikes. Tasteful home-made eucalyptus flooring and pine decking. 2nd house – 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with lounge, dining, kitchen, scullery, deck and enclosed garden with separate septic tank – needs a little TLC. Timber cottage – 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, lounge, dining, kitchen, located 500m from main house – currently home to the assistant to the woodworking business which is run on the farm. Should you require and more information, please do not hesitate to contact me.