Farm In Tonteldoos - Restaurant and Accommodation

Area: Tonteldoos
Reference: ZF283
Land Size: 27 ha
House Size: 340 sqm

R 1,700,000


Reduced Price
This farm of approximately 27 hectares is situated in the heart of the small hamlet of Tonteldoos, 22km north west of Dullstroom. It is ideal for running a small farming operation as it has ample water and infrastructure. It also has a fully equipped and licensed restaurant, providing a source of income. Accommodation on the farm consists of a three bedroom, three bathroom farmhouse with living area, an office and a library, plus a one bedroom self-contained flat.


There are terracotta tiles and knotty pine ceilings throughout most of the house. All the rooms are a good size.

- Living area with fireplace and French doors with expanda security gate which leads onto the garden. DSTV and Wi-Fi installation;
- Separate dining room with fireplace and French doors onto the garden;
- Library and an office with built in shelves;
- Main bedroom has built in cupboards as well as a walk-in linen cupboard with a safe. En-suite bathroom has a corner bath / shower, toilet and bidet;
- The second bedroom is en suite and has an alcove with plumbing that could be converted to a kitchenette. The room can be accessed from the house as well as a separate entrance from the garden, so the whole unit could serve as accommodation for weekend rentals;
- Third bedroom has Novilon flooring;
- The third bathroom is situated off the kitchen and has a shower, toilet and basin;
- The kitchen is 8m x 3m with basic cupboards and a sink;
- Storeroom adjacent to the kitchen;
- The dining room leads onto an open veranda;
- Established garden with five large walnut trees, a lush lawn surrounded by lavender and rose bushes.

- Consists of an open plan kitchen, lounge area with a fireplace;
- The bedroom has en suite bathroom consisting of shower, toilet and basin;
- Sliding door that leads onto a covered tiled veranda;

- Large workshop / storeroom of approximately 100 sqm with concrete flooring, double garage entrance doors, fluorescent lights;
- Extensive outbuildings and storerooms;
- Ladies and Gents toilets which could potentially service a camping site;
- Staff toilet.


-Sheep Current owners have run up to 75 sheep at a time on the land. It is fenced and gated and has a partially covered sheep kraal with a water supply;
-Cattle fenced camp to work with the cattle plus a loading ramp;
-Pigs roofed 4 stall pig stye with water supply;
-Vegetables a quarter hectare with spray and drag irrigation. Two very productive tunnels currently service The Cat and The Cow;
-Fruit trees walnut, peach, apple, pear, apricot, lemon and plums;
-Grazing roughly 50% kikuyu and 50% Eragrostis. Approximately 5 to 7 hectares of eragrostis that can be cut and baled. Agreement in place for the 2017 harvest with a neighbouring farmer. These fields should yield at least 120 bales on two cuts.

-Borehole powered by a windmill pumps the water to a tank and from there it is gravity fed to the house. There is a backup reservoir that is also used to supply the irrigation system. The pressure is strong enough for the irrigation so negating the need for a pum;
-The windmill was refurbished in 2012 and a new back-up electrical pump installed in 2015;
-Two communal furrows running through property and are also used for irrigation.

-Three Phase Eskom power. New distribution board at the pole installed in 2012 to facilitate connection to the campsites;
-Furniture in the flat included in the sale (subject to inventory)
-Except for a small number of items, the restaurant is sold fully equipped (subject to inventory)
-The buyer will have first option to purchase the farming equipment as a separate negotiation (subject to inventory)

Commercial Opportunities


The restaurant is fully operational and with a full liquor license, offering breakfast and lunch, and dinner on request. Designed and built in keeping with an old style pioneering coffee shop, creating a wonderful ambiance. The restaurant’s menu focuses on “home grown produce, or produce brought in from neighbouring farmers and suppliers. The overheads are currently low. Tonteldoos is fast becoming a popular weekend destination.

- The building is a timber and corrugated iron construction with a 12 x 12 meter footprint;
- 3 meter deep covered veranda on eastern and western sides;
- Apart from the restaurant section, it also has a lockable storeroom, kitchen, ladies and gents toilets;
- Seats 30 people comfortably.

Please note:

The facts stated herein are correct to the best of our knowledge, and may be subject to change.
Reduced Price
R 1,700,000

To book a viewing or to find out more about this property contact:

Kate Campbell
Office, Sales and Marketing Manager
Office: 013 254 0219 / 013 254 0376 9am-5pm (2pm on Sundays/Holidays)

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