Auction Date: 
11 May, 2018 - 10:00
With Reserve
Lot Number: 
Title Deed: 
18.9239 Hecares
Not applicable
Local Authority: 
Emakhazeni (Highlands) Local Municipality
Main dwelling 139 sqm; Covered verandah 14 sqm; Garage & storerooms 85 sqm
Vat Vendor: 

District of Machadodorp
Street Name: 
5km west from Waterval Boven, S25'64.6705 W30'29.2384
Body Corporate: 
Not applicable
Monthly Rates: 
To follow
Erf Description: 
Portion 53 of the farm Geluk 348 JT
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Property Type: 



Leshata Trout Lodge is situated on the Elands River and 5km West from Waterval Boven (the Historical Railway Town); 230km from Pretoria and Johannesburg; 95 km West of Nelspruit. A high clearance vehicle is required to reach the lodge. 

Water Supply: The farm borders onto the Elands River to the West and water is pumped from the river into reservoirs previously used for trout breeding. The farms is currently used for residential purposes and only three of the reservoirs are being used. The water is filtered back into the river. 

Full trout water river frontage - 6 dams with trout fishery (the largest fish to date has been a brown trout of 1.8kb) and hiking trails.

Improvements: Main dwelling (Lodge) 6 x Bedrooms (sleeps 12 people), 2 x Bathrooms, Open deck with braai facilities, fire place in lounge area, house is fully equipped with linen, kitchen utensils, stove, microwave oven and fridges. Covered verandah. Garage & storerooms, 

Additional improvements: Fencing, Paved courtyard, Wooden deck, Reservoirs. 

The farm portion is situated between Waterval Boven and Machadodorp in a scenic agricultural area. The Elands River runs along the Western boundary of the farm. Access is via a dirt road from the main N4 Nelspruit/Pretoria road leaving Waterval Boven on route to Machadodorp. This is a small triangular portion measuring 18.9238 hectares. The contour of the land is sloping and mountainous. The farm is not utilized for agricultural activity at present and has been improved with a dwelling and outbuildings. 

This is an agricultural area with a scattering of Guest Houses and Holiday Resorts. The main crops in the area are cash crops and sub-tropical fruits such as avocados and sitrus and forestry.

The Kruger National Park are within easy reach.

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