Riverside farm with character


Property I.D.: RAL709
Price: $1,800,000 plus GST
Land Area: 69.173 HA
District: Tararua
Nearest Town: Pahiatua
Address: 734 Nikau Road
Bedrooms: 4

Additional Features:

  • This 69 hectare ex-dairy farm has a high proportion of productive flat and a heap of character.
  • It’s past life as a dairy farms sees the benefit of a central lane leading to 25 paddocks and reticulated water supply.
  • The upper terrace of around 20ha is a particularly rich loamy soil.
  • The lower flats comprise around 22ha and all up there is around 57ha of effective grazing.
  • Currently grazing 115 yearlings heifers and 50-60 rising two year heifers.
  • The Mangahao River on one boundary affords great fishing and swimming – the once popular Marima Domain is immediately across the river from this farm.
  • The four bedroom dwelling has two main living areas, modernised kitchen and a recently upgraded bathroom.
  • Beside this are free standing double and triple garages.
  • The old dairy is now used for livestock yards and includes a cattle load out ramp.
  • If you are based in the Manawatu, you should seriously consider looking “over the hill” as this property is only around 30 minutes from Palmerston North.
  • OPTIONAL (subject to survey) Talk to Robert about purchasing this as 24-34ha inclusive of the home and outbuildings.



About Robert Dabb

Mobile 027 255 3992
Office 06 323 3363
Home 06 353 0298
Email: robertd@ruralandlifestylesales.com
Robert has been involved in the rural sector his whole working life and in real estate since 2006. He has experience as a Dairy Farm Consultant and was the lower North Island Regional Manager (Shareholder Services) at Fonterra Co-operative Group from 2000 through to 2006. He holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Science degree from Massey University. He has a wide network of contacts across rural industry and enjoys professionally marketing rural and lifestyle properties. Robert together with Richard Anderson formed Rural and Lifestyle sales.com in 2012