The rarest opportunity - Zoo for Sale in New Zealand
Sale price: £335,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 13.06.2013
Pending offersDate: 2015-07-14
Harry Smith offered usd
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|Sort By:||For Sale|
|Private / Estate agent:||Estate agent|
|Location:||Pouakai Zoo, 1296 Carrington Rd, New Plymouth, NZ|
|Number Of Bedrooms:||3 Bedrooms|
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The rarest opportunity - Zoo for Sale in New Zealand for sale
The Zoo grounds consist of 3. 3083 Ha of level countryside with a superb area of native New Zealand bush (just aching to be part of the zoo and a local conservation project!)
PLEASE NOTE: THIS ZOOLOGICAL PARK WILL ONLY BE SOLD TO SOMEONE WHO FULLY UNDERSTANDS AND ADHERES TO THE ROLES OF ZOOLOGICAL PARKS IN AUSTRALASIA AND WHOSE ANIMAL WELFARE ETHICS ARE IMPECCABLE AND WITHOUT QUESTION. BACKGROUND CHECKS WILL BE CARRIED OUT. THANKS.
For a video presentation. please go to: http://www. leopardrock. co. nz/ and select the 'Less than $750K' button.
The house floor area is 240 sqm. The house is made of ‘Hardiplank' with aluminium joinery and a Decramastic roof. The ceiling has insulation and the property is heated by a Kent style woodburner and water heating is by electric hot water tank. The main living area/dining room/kitchen is open plan and there are three bedrooms and a sunroom. The house faces North (this is great in NZ where everything is back-to-front compared to England!) and there is a lovely deck for sitting out on those balmy summer evenings. Water supply to the zoo is from its own stream that runs through. Sewerage is dealt with by a septic tank. There is a double lock-up garage. Please note that this property is subject to GST (the UK equivalent of VAT. )
The zoo consists of home to a large number of various species. including White Tigers and Lions. Macaques. Exotic Birds and other species. (For more information go to www. leopardrock. co. nz and click on 'Under $750. 00'. ) This property is for sale as a going concern. The current owners will assist train the new owners during a handover period. Please contact the listing agent for further details.
Owning a zoo means that the purchasers will be regulated by strict compliance requirements. As someone with 13 years' experience of working in zoos. latterly as Curator of Auckland Zoo. I can assist any prospective buyers with an understanding of what sort of things they will need to achieve. Furthermore. the new owners will be expected to embrace the policies and standards or the Zoological Association of Australia (ZAA); again. I can provide advice and assistance to help you prepare your case to achieve this end. These services will be free to purchasers who buy through me.
Charles Cadwallader (Barfoot & Thompson licensed under the Real Estate Agents Act 2008)
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