Private Prestige homestead set on over 100 acres, prime producing macadamia orchard and all within half an hour to Byron Bay – the ideal lifestyle and income opportunity!
The two storey brick home of grand proportion sits well away from any neighbours or roads amongst established gardens on an elevated ridgetop with superb easterly views over the surrounding countryside. It offers 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, formal lounge, master study, formal dining room, open plan living area featuring rosewood kitchen, a light and airy family room with high raked ceilings. The guest bedroom downstairs is fully self-contained with own bathroom and the master suite is expansive with views from the balconies to the east and west. There is a spa atrium, beautiful timber staircase, solid timber window casements, air conditioning, slow combustion fires, recently installed solar power and quality finish throughout.
The gardens surrounding the home date back 100 years with established feature trees, cottage vegetable and fruit orchards and an expansive paved brick driveway. A tennis court, full size synthetic and covered picnic pavilion sits adjacent to the home. There is a large machinery shed plus extensive alternative shedding and silos all that is required for the ongoing operation of farm including all necessary plant, machinery and equipment.
The property is rich in water with a 61 meg water licence, two permanent watercourses and three picturesque fish filled storage dams. An extensive irrigation system is in a place to irrigate the macadamia trees.
4800 macadamia trees are planted on the property ranging in age from 6 years to 9 years old with a few older trees remaining. The potential for substantial nut production in the near future is great on this farm with good spacing's, ventilation and excellent ground cover indicative of informed planning, good management and room to plant more. Future plantings have been commenced with the trees ready to plant soon.
The balance of the land being 60 acres is currently carrying 30 steers with waterways cleared and fenced and extensive re vegetation of rainforest remnants and planting of wildlife corridors. A true labour of love.
This property is in an ideal location close to Clunes village and Bangalow and less than half an hour to the beaches of Byron Bay. It is easily accessible to schools, shops and hospitals and all that the Byron Hinterland has to offer. To be offered for sale on a walk in walk out basis with next years crop included. Do not delay this
property will be in great demand.