November 30, 2023


Good Living

Otorohanga Residence Brings Land Use Possibilities

An expansive multi-titled dry inventory assets only an hour
from Hamilton providing diversified land use choices is on
the marketplace for the first time in 80 decades this

The 782ha house positioned on Okupata Highway
near Oparau in the Otorohanga district includes a blend of
uncomplicated contoured hill state at the front of the farm, with
younger steeper state to the rear, all supported by a large
conventional of farm infrastructure and enhancements.


Bayleys Waikato salesperson
Scott Macdonald stated the property’s a number of titles,
entry, area and blend of land style offer an best
possibility for an intending operator to absolutely re-assume
their approach to land use, optimising all these features
from various earnings streams.

“The alternatives for this
house could incorporate looking at forestry on pieces of it,
regardless of whether for wooden lot or carbon. There are six titles various
in dimensions from 4ha to 474ha in the most important block location, and extremely
serious opportunity to partition element of the farm into forestry,
and concentrating upon the a lot easier country to intensify your
cattle and sheep functions.”


Consisting of Maeroa ash soil,
the property wintered 1100 ewes this calendar year, 330 hoggets and
230 breeding cows. Younger cattle provided 440 rising 1
and two-yr-aged bulls, and 100 mounting one particular and two-year-old

The normally summer time risk-free country will work on
obtaining a healthier common of 1800mm a yr more than the earlier
15 many years, and harvested supplement will easily contain
from 170-270 round silage bales a yr.

assets has been formulated and farmed ordinarily more than
the years, supporting the Okupata Hereford stud which is
known to the quite a few dairy farmers who purchase bulls from it
just about every calendar year,” says Macdonald.

Cautious reinvestment
again into the property usually means it gives buyers a large
common of buildings, enhancements and supporting

Subdivision is properly enforced with
sturdy interior 7-8 wire common and two wire electrical
fences, with boundary consisting of battened 8 wire

Drinking water reticulation is at an equally significant
regular with a large dam and hydraulic h2o ram pumping to
a substantial storage tank for gravity feeding even further storage
tanks, supplying several troughs by using 40mm and 50mm main

Current advancements involve the stockyards
built in 2013 with 250 cow capability. There are satellite
yards, a flood lit loading space and a lined Te Pari cattle
crush with load bars.

“The farm is quite very well established up
for managing cattle, which have slowly created up above the
past several yrs.”

Residences on the farm set a significant
conventional, with a two-year-outdated key four-bed room residence
featuring all fashionable living options, like double
glazing, double garage and 50,000 litres of water

The farm also functions a 1900s homestead with
8 bedrooms and workplace, building beneficial farm tourism
income in excess of the previous 7 several years.

Macdonald says the
Oparau residence provides some remarkable land use mixtures
for potential buyers who see a home supplying the prospective to
create income via classic livestock ending, and
also present more time phrase inter-generational forestry returns
in a extremely constructive carbon and forestry current market.

house is to be bought by tender, closing 4pm November

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