Located just 3km from Bulls, this property offers an approximate 50:50 balance of sand flats/undulating country and consolidated sand hills.
The majority of the flats are described as Carnarvon Brown Sandy Loam; exhibiting a strong A horizon of topsoil, this heavier country is suitable for cropping and has been used in the past to grow maize. The hills are described as Foxton Black sand; consolidated ridges, these too have a strong topsoil content, while being very free draining.
Stock water is pumped reticulated around the total property from a historically reliable spring fed dam source. Fencing is a mix of conventional and more recent multiwire electric.
With a sound fertiliser history, the property has recent history of use as a dairy support unit, including wintering of cows. Approximately 15 hectares is planted in a second rotation three-year pine plantation.
A rare opportunity to buy something so handy to State Highway 1, yet privately located near the end of a no exit road.
Published 24th January 2024
Tender 11am Wednesday 28th February 2024, NZR, 144 Kimbolton Road, Feilding
027 482 6835
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