Country Farming Estate, Lotheni Road, Nottingham Road, KZN Midlands
Extent: ± 80 Ha | 3 Bedroom home plus cottage | Vacant occupation
± 80 Ha property situated 25 kms out of Nottingham Road off the Lotheni Road. Encircled by High Mountains and nestled in its own valley the property is surrounded by large scale beef farming operations. Water is from a stream that runs all year round and cascades down a waterfall at the foot of the garden as it flows through the middle of the farm. There is approximately 10 hectares that could be used for cultivation with the remainder being veld grazing.
The improvements consists of a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom farmhouse and a cottage that remains an incomplete project and also a substantial staff quarters that could easily be converted into further guest accommodation situated in the established garden. Cattle handling facilities and some shedding complete the infrastructural improvements. This property would be the perfect project for someone wanting to restore it to its former state.
Nottingham Road is a town founded in 1905 and situated 19 km south of Mooi River and 59 km north-west of Pietermaritzburg. A popular trout-fishing area.
The KwaZulu-Natal midlands is an inland area of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa that lies outside of Pietermaritzburg but before the Drakensberg mountain range. There are several small towns located in the midlands, including: Howick, Merrivale, Hilton, Lions River, Dargle, Lidgetton, Balgowan, Nottingham Road, Rosetta and Mooi River. The Midlands Meander is several tourism routes that include accommodation, art and crafts, leisure, activities and restaurant stops. Some of South Africa's top private schools are located in the Midlands, including: Cowan House, Clifton Preparatory School, Treverton Preparatory School and College, Hilton College, Michaelhouse and St. Anne's Diocesan College.
The property is for sale by public auction and bidders have to comply with the In2assets auction rules.