Kowhatu Estate is a 247.7ha sheep farm sitting above the cafes and golden sands of Pohara beach. In three titles, and comprises a stunning elevated outlook over Golden Bay towards Farewell Spit. For the discerning buyer who wishes to enjoy the laid-back vibe of bay life with an investment in a working farm, this property could be for you. For those with an eye to the future, the lower flat land is zoned rural residential.
The farm carries around 1100 stock units with ewes and replacements. The lower country is well subdivided, with the higher country in bigger blocks. There is a two stand woolshed with an additional 231m2 covered yard area, as well as some satellite yards out the back of the property.
A 234sqm homestead built in 2010 commands panoramic views over the bay from its well-landscaped surroundings. Comprising large open-plan living and kitchen to capture the all-day sun plus three bedrooms bathroom plus ensuite, underfloor heating, wood burner, central vacuum system and finished with Macrocarpa and Rimu throughout. A second home, the original farm homestead, is a three bedroom bungalow which is rented out along with a shearer's cottage.
A fully fitted out winery complex complete with accommodation and function centre gives flexibility for extended accommodation and potential further income for those with a vision. This building has been a popular wedding function centre and lends itself to hosting large groups in a peaceful Bay environment.
The property Comprises 247.7 hectares made up of 3 separate titles. Preferred offers will be for the whole property but offers for individual titles will be considered if individual sales will collectively achieve a sale of the overall property.
1 - 50.55 hectares front country and improvements
2 - 83.60 hectares - hill block
3 - 113.31 hectares - hill block
Deadline Sale plus GST (if any) (unless sold prior)
Closing 4pm, Fri 7th December