Step into another world and discover the magic of this unique farm! Easily accessed and occupying just under 12 hectares, with a north-facing orientation, providing the most spectacular 180-degree views, of the magnificent Outeniqua Mountain range. Offered for sale for the first time.
Live and work the dream, in idyllic Red Barn Farm! Included in the sale of the property, is the highly successful chicken farming, meat packaging and distribution operation and is positioned in the lush Geelhoutboom area, George’s prime agricultural area.
The appeal of this special business opportunity, of this exceptional property, is that it provides a thriving, well-established and finely-tuned business, with an efficient staff compliment. The property also enjoys income-producing property rentals.
Developed and successfully operated for the past 12 years, Red Barn Farm enjoys an outstanding reputation for quality, free-range farming and it distributes a wide range of local products, daily, between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. The characterful farm shop, provides a variety of free-range and local products, an extremely popular coffee and tea shop, with tables and chairs, on the terrace and lawns, shaded by tall trees. Customers travel from far and wide, to enjoy delectable cakes, light lunches and other delicious goodies, whilst enjoying the tranquil, rural setting.
The sale of farm-fresh produce, direct to the public, is easily, further-developed, along with a variety of other add-on products, which would appeal to an already, captive market of this VAT registered business entity. The farm provides a delightful, modern farmhouse, providing extremely comfortable, three-bedroom accommodation, two stylish, newly fitted bathrooms, with the main bedroom en-suite. The well-fitted kitchen and scullery/laundry more than comfortably serves the large living areas and covered verandah, which runs the length of the home, providing the most spectacular views.
An additional, characterful, income-producing two-bedroom cottage is positioned alongside the main farmhouse and a self-contained one-bedroom flat and a two-bedroom manager’s cottage, with elevated deck, is privately positioned on the north-eastern boundary.
Garages, storerooms, a processing building, two individual staff housing units, freezer rooms and 19 movable chicken “houses”, form part of the permanent infrastructure of Red Barn Farm. There are registered water rights, providing water to the dam and an additional 185 000 litres is stored in a number of tanks - there is also a borehole. Electricity is supplied by Eskom and a new 50 KVA diesel-driven generator, supplies additional power, when the need arises. The property is fully fenced and is divided into a number of paddocks.
If you’re looking for an idyllic farm lifestyle, with a thriving business and accommodation for your extended family, in the highly desirable farming area of George, this reluctant seller may well entrust this gem to you!