The property, Johari, is on the Pipe Line Road, this road is the connection between the Magadi Road and the Namanga Road, leaving the Magadi road just after Kiserian and joining the Namanga Road at Isinya. The property is 14 kms down the Pipe Line Road, just past Whistling Thorns and 8 kms before the Orley Airfield. There are great views of Mt. Kilimanjaro.
The property consists of 6 acres that are fully fenced with a solar powered fence. 2 acres within the property is also fenced with a solar powered fence, hence 2 steel gates.
To protect the fence of the 6 acres a euphorbia hedge is planted approx 1 meter on the outside from the fence.
The single story house that is built within the 2nd fence on approx 2 acres, has a wrap around verandah, 2 on suite bedrooms, a sitting room dining room combined, a kitchen, store and laundry room. There is a separate cottage with 2 on suite bedrooms, a small sitting room, a kitchenette and a small front verandah.
Attached to the main house is a 2 car garage, a workshop, a large store and staff quarters. The staff quarters has 1 large bedroom,1 smaller bedroom & 3 small bedrooms. There is a sitting room, 2 showers, 1 flush toilet, I kitchen with a washing up area. There is a front and back verandah.
All the roofs have gutters and tanks. There are 3 tanks of 10.000 litres each.( 30.000.litres rain water)plus some smaller tanks.
There are 3 water storage tanks of 2300 litres each (6.900 litres total storage) the tanks are situated on top of a stone building that has two stores.
There are 2 wells of 120 feet each. One well has an electric pump.
The property is serviced by rural power with a digital meter.
The 2 acres are fully developed with Trees, beautiful developing Forest of Indigenous Trees, garden, kitchen garden, fruit Trees, 2 shade houses plus a chicken pen. Flexi biogas for cooking, plus a kuni booster for hot water. (There is a small plantation of Eucalyptus to supply fire wood for the kuni booster)
Approx 2 ½ acres within the 6 acres is undeveloped, it has mainly whistling thorn growing and good grass for cutting and baling.
Approx 1 acre is also undeveloped but does have some indigenous Trees planted.
The remaining approx ½ acre is taken up with roads etc.
Security is excellent.
The property has great potential for future development in an area that is fast becoming popular.
Ideal situation for a family home in the country, for an NGO working with the Masai, as a small lodge for Tourists on the way to Amboseli and Tanzania and return, great possibilities for AirB&B, or as a peaceful retreat.
Updated on August 6, 2019 at 3:14 pm
1 year ago
Johari Farm Property
Johari Farm Property