PENINSULA LAND SALES.
LEASES OF THE WAIREWA COUNTY RESERVES.
Messrs H. Matson & Co., in conjnnction with Messrs Pyne & Co., offered the leases of some of the Wat rewa County Reserves at Messrs H. Mataon & Cos. central saleyards, Little. River, on Tuesday. Tbe leases extend over a terra of five years, and the prices obtained were very satisfactory indeed, and in several cases almost trebled tbe previous tenfal. Mr Leicester rondncud the sale. Tbe sales were as follow : —
Lot I—B acres, situated at Kaituna, including a four roomed house and blacksmith's shop was let at £21 per acre per annum to Mr C. J. Arnold-
Lot 2—5 acres grazing land, Sally's Bay, on Main road, 41s per acre.
Lot 3—5 acres grazing on Main road, Big Bay, 10.? per acre, Messrs Parkinson and Quaife.
Lot 4—s£ acres, on tbe Mnin n>ad, Caituna, lie per acre, Messrs White Bros.
Lot s—i acres, Kaituua, Mr T Quealy, £10 rer aer>.
Lot 6-5 acre?, Price's Valley, 10* per acre, Mr S. Nutt
Lot 7—s| acres, Main road, D<ni '.« Knob, MrR. Birrlling 10s per acre
Lot 8—222 i ncree, Main road, BitdiingV Flat", Mr Jb\ Biidling 10< 6d per acre. The original tease was 2? 8d per acre for this reserve. Lot 9 10 acres, Caton's Bay, 37s per acre, Mr S. Birdling. Lot 10—9 acres, Main road, Little River, near Mrs Keenan, £2 per acre, Mh Keenan. LITTLE RIVER DOMAIN* BOARD. Messrs H. Matson & Co. offered the lease of tbe Little River Domain Board's Reserve, of 62£ act en, abut ting on tbe Main road between Little River and Akaroa The bidding a r artpd out? at 20s per acre, and was knocked down to Mrs Keenan at 28s pVr acre Tbe original rental of this reserve was 18s 9d per acre.
/ Messrs H. Matson & Co. also offered, on behalf of Mrs Ellen Smith, 2£ *cres of land situated in Little River, together with a four rotumed bouse, S erls, etc There was an orchard of 180 fruit tree?i ou (be progerty. Tbe bidding started a>> ±'400, and tbe property was passed in at £550.
The same firm »l.so offered oa behalf of Mr S. T. Harris, a shop and living rooms situated in Little River township. The only bid for this property was £35, and it was passed in,
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PENINSULA LAND SALES., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4404, 12 June 1914
PENINSULA LAND SALES. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4404, 12 June 1914
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