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$2,600,000 + GST (if any)


Sheep Farm/Support Block


Presenting a 87ha landholding situated in the Hedgehope district, which is just 25 minute drive to Invercargill and 35 minutes to Gore.
The farm is currently run as a conventional sheep farm,which boasts strong fertility and clean pastures. A credit to the vendors with the property being thistle free apart from two paddocks.
The tidy older wooden homestead consists of four bedrooms and one bathroom, the farm itself is
supported by a three stand flat board woolshed which can cover 240 woolies, three bay haybarn, sheep and cattle yards with various other shedding, even including a chook house.
This unit is surrounded by four dairy farms, it is flat and fully cultivable, making it a multi-purpose property that could be a good land bank option for the next purchaser.


Land Area

87 ha

Nearest Town

Winton, 27km. Invercargill, 31km.

Primary School

Hedgehope School, 4km. Bus at corner.

Secondary School

Central Southland College, bus at corner. Invercargill schools, bus at Mabel Bush corner.

Present Condition ( areas approx):

4.8ha into first crop swedes, balance in standard sheep permanent pasture. Approx 6ha new grass sown annually.

Contour Description:

Majority of property has flat contour with some parts having soft undulation.

Soil Types:

Predominantly Pukemutu with some Makarewa.

Average Rainfall

1100mm.

Altitude:

30-50masl.

Weeds:

Very clean farm with minimal weeds, vendors carry out cutting/spraying programme annually.

Fertiliser

Very strong fertility levels with soil tests on file, vendors follow Ballance recommendations.

Access & Roads

Good external access is via Millar Road and Hedgehope Block Road. Internally there is a central track beside the stream which is a key part for stock movement on the farm.

Supplement made on Farm

60 bales of baleage per annum.

Homestead

A tidy but older wooden home built in themed 1940’s, consisting of three double bedrooms, one
single plus a sun room. Standard layout with separate kitchen, dining and lounge. Heating by Yunca fire and Pink Batts in the roof. All wrapped around by an established garden setting.

Farm Buildings

Three stand flat board woolshed, holds 180 woolies in shed + 80 woolies below, three bay hayshed (can hold a further 100 woolies), three bay implement shed and older storage sheds. Outside set of
sheep yards made of pipe. Pigsty and two hen houses.

Farm Chattels (Plant & Machinery)

Electric fence unit.

Shelter & Trees

The Duckpond is also surrounded by established mixed plantings.

Wood Lots

A small fenced off woodlot with mixed species.

Current Stock

950 Ewes (down from 1100).
300 Hoggets.

Production

160-170% average (ewes to ram/lambs to works).
Lamb kill weights averaging above 19kg the past two seasons.

Lambing

1 September 2019

Shay Moseby
Shay Moseby

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P03 218 8959
M027 268 6879


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Alana Tait
Alana Tait

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P03 218 8959
M027 542 0256


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Philip Ryan
Philip Ryan

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P03 218 8959
M027 432 5770


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