Monthly Bond Repayment R188,179.22
Calculated over 20 years at 10.0% with no deposit. Change Assumptions
Web Ref No CEMG-0125
BREEDE RIVER WINELANDS FARM IN ROBERTSON
A mere two hour drive from Cape Town, this farm is situated in a small valley at the foot of the vast Langeberg Mountains in one of the most beautiful areas of the Breede Valley. One of the most historical sites in the valley and on the original route to Montagu – and having played an important role in the Anglo Boer War. The main house - beautifully restored without losing the essence of the original farmstead – has many stories to tell. This 625ha property offers an income from farming as well as a haven for nature lovers. The farm is planted with approximately 18 ha vineyards - 3 ha Cabernet Sauvignon, 5.13 ha Shiraz, 4.65 ha Merlot, 1.22 ha Cabernet Franc, and 2.4 ha Viognier. The grapes are delivered to a nearby cellar. The farmer has shares in the cellar and his allowable quota is approximately up to 150 tons of grapes per year. There is also 1 ha Apricots, 5ha in two camps for grazing and 4 ha Citrus. The lemons are packed and exported by a fruit packaging dealer. Water is obtained from a perennial spring in the Langerberg mountain range plus 3 earth storage dams and 3 boreholes. The upper 2 earth dams are connected to one another and 2 of the boreholes are fitted with pumps. Eskom supplies electricity to a booster irrigation pump station and 3 filter pump stations. The vineyards are irrigated by drip and the citrus and apricots by micro irrigation. There is gravity irrigation from one of the earth dams. The buildings consist of: 3 Main residences Residence 1: Lounge, diningroom, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathroom, loft Residence 2: (split into 2 havles ): o First half: Open plan lounge, diningroom, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom o Second half: 2 bedrooms with large bathroom Residence 3: Large lounge, kitchen, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms A shed that can be used either as an office/ workshop or storage 3 Labourers cottages 2 x 3 bed-roomed 1 x 4 bed-roomed All the houses have water, electricity and flush toilets.