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Property Details

Walkamin, Address on request For Sale - $1,700,000 Neg

  • House on Acreage
  • 71.16 hectares
  • 7
  • 3
  • 2
ID: #19333574

Livestock Lifestyle Acreage in Walkamin

At approximately 176 Acres, this property has unlimited potential! Nestled in the town of Walkamin which is half way between Atherton and Mareeba with a population of under 700, Australian National Geographic has rated this town and the surrounding area as the "Perfect Climate". Average temperatures range from 17 minimum to 27 maximum with an average rainfall of 900mm. Walkamin is a scenic and quiet rural township that holds its real estate value due to the above climatic conditions and rich, red volcanic soils.

Current grazing conditions on this property can be expanded by introducing some cell grazing, however, at present the property comfortably runs 50 head due to the high level of legume and good cattle grasses. The property has recently been spelled.

There is approximately 20ha of arable land at the rear of the property which is currently under Brachiaria. The soil types in this section of the property could lend to cropping such fruits as avocados, mangoes or bananas and there is provision to get water to this part of the property also.

Additionally, the current vendor has re-zoned approximately 20 acres at the front of the property with Council, this section is now currently zoned low density residential. There is investor potential here to develop residential housing blocks.

Features Include:
•8 Year Old, Very Spacious 4 Bed, 2 Bath, Block Construction Homestead in Immaculate Condition with Undercover Patio Area and Spectacular Views to Rear of Property
•Solar Panels and Solar Hot Water
•Renovated Original Timber Framed Fibro Homestead 3 Bed, 2 Toilet, 1 Bathroom, Pot Belly (potential rental income)
•Water Tanks at both Homesteads, Gravity Fed to Original Homestead, Pressure Pump to Main
•Graveled Circular Driveway around Homes with Grid at Property Entrance
•A Concrete Floored Pig Shed
•Chook Shed
•Machinery Shed - 8 Bays with Elevated Roofing
•Machinery and Plant Items included in Sale
•Concrete Floored Undercover Eating Area for Staff
•2 Undercover Workshop Bays
•Additional Garden Sheds
•Large Undercover Shed / Vehicle, Bike Garaging
•Cattle Holding Yard with New Crush
•Water Troughs Throughout
•Mainly 4 Strand Fencing
•Two Dams, A Seasonal Run Off Dam that Joins to a Permanent Spring Fed Creek Dam
•Excellent Fencing around the Spring Fed Creek Dam to keep Cattle out
•Front Paddocks consist of mainly Brachiaria and Couch Grasses
•Remainder of Property consists of Seca Stylo, Humidicola, Wynn Casia, and some Setaria and Couch. Grasses and legume are thickly spread throughout open forest of Narrowleaf Iron Bark, Bloodwood & other Eucalypt Species
•Some areas of Grader Grass at present (can be controlled by intensive grazing)
•Strict Bio Security Measures in place to restrict Rat Tail
•Rocky Creek runs annually at the rear of the property, awesome swimming holes/camping for the family and there is a 6" steel main line in place from the creek to the property entrance
•60 Meg Water Allocation, 56 (metered) for the Property and 2 for each of the residences
•Fruit Orchard to Original Homestead, Variety of Citrus, Bananas, Avo, Mango etc.
•Established Landscaped Garden Areas surround both Homesteads

This property has appeal to families wishing to run some cattle and have a wonderful rural aspect to raise kids, to investors looking to develop, to those wishing to introduce some cropping or cattle station owners wishing to downsize. Complimenting this property, there is an adjacent tourism business for sale..this well established business offers an additional income opportunity or investment whilst being low maintenance & sound returning just at your doorstep.

An inventory list is available on application.

Too many extras to list, this property is best appreciated by an inspection. Current vendors wish to downsize due to working commitments and are negotiable on price. Contact agent Carmen Foster at Ruralco Property Qld Rural for further information or to arrange an inspection on M: 0438 830 915.



 

Property Features

  • Built-In Wardrobes
  • Close To Schools
  • Close To Shops
  • Close To Transport
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Air Conditioning

Property Location
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Agent Information

Carmen Foster