- 896.4 acres (362.8 hectares)
- Quality improvements include two 40 side cowsheds plus six homes
- 363 hectare dairy unit, offering milk production scale rarely available in the Matamata region.
- Situated just 10 minutes from Matamata township
Aylesbury Farm - a large scale dairying operation in a prime location. This 363 hectare property offers milk production scale rarely available in the highly sought after Matamata district. Located just 10 minutes from Matamata Town Township at 487 Old Te Aroha Road, this picturesque property consists of six titles with a terraced contour. The topography is predominately gentle rolling land at the front half of the property with the balance being a large area of river flats at the rear. Supplying Fonterra, the farm milks some 950 cows - delivering production levels of more than 370,000 milk solids, along with the dairy herd around 200 calves are reared and grazed on farm with dairy heifers being grazed off the property Aylesbury Farm boasts an extensive range of quality infrastructure, at the hub of the dairy operation are two 40 -aside cowshed, one with an in-shed meal feeding system, while the other is complemented feed by a 400 cow feed pad. Both cowsheds are supported by a full range of farm buildings catering for calf rearing, workshop duties and storage. The farm comes a history of consistent fertilizer applications over quality soils and a re-grassing programme resulting in strong healthy pastures designed to ensure future productivity. The farm is arranged into 116 paddocks, predominantly 3 hectares in size with access to an efficient all- weather race system, making stock movements a breeze. While the farm is currently operating as one farm with a farm manger employed to oversee day to day management including livestock and staff , with two cowsheds the farm offers the flexibly to be run as two separate units. Aylesbury Farm will be of interest to serious investors, With the dairy sector rebounding and Fonterra recently raising its farm gate milk price to its highest point in two years, Aylesbury Farm is a great proposition. The farm infrastructure includes: - 40 aside herringbone milking shed with in-shed meal feeding supported by a 5 bay half round lockable barn for clave rearing and storage, a 2 bay half round barn for storage , a calf rearing shed with capacity for 100 calves and a wool shed that currently used as a workshop and for storage - A second 40 aside herringbone milking shed with a 400 cow concrete feed pad supported by a 5 bay half round barn plus a 4 bay gable shed currently used for palm kernel storage. - A disused cowshed and 2 gable hay barns located around the farm - 6 homes - 5 bedroom owners residence, 3 bedroom guest house, 4 bedroom managers home and three 3 bedroom staff houses The housing is impressive with a substantial 5 bedroom owner's residence set in mature grounds features grandstand views of Matamata and surrounding farmland, high stud entrance with rimu stair case, on its own level for peace and privacy a master bedroom with ensuite and walk in wardrobe plus a private balcony, basement games room, in ground swimming pool plus three car garaging with internal access, The guest house is a modern, board and batten dwelling, featuring 3 bedrooms , master with ensuite, open plan living with large floor to ceiling windows that make the most of the stunning rural vista, The Mangers house a large fully renovated 5 bedroom weather board home features generous sized open plan living, modern kitchen, master bedroom with ensuite and walk in wardrobe and internal access to double garaging. In addition to the above dwellings the farm has three other homes offering comfortable staff accommodation including a 3 bedroom brick assistant mangers homes pus two three bedroom cottages. The farm is situated in one of New Zealand's most prosperous dairy farming areas, close to Matamata for all essentials services and amenities while the farm's central location offers an easy commute to Tauranga and Mount Maunganui for all those leisure and lifestyle activities. For those purchases looking for quality and milk production scale in a prime location,Don't miss this stunning opportunity, call now.