Semi-rural Acreage for sale
Semi-rural Acreage in Dorrigo, NSW
6 4 0
Motivate Vendor $1,850,000
Huge In Every Respect - 453 Acres and 6 Bedrooms and Self Sufficient!Do you want an opportunity to get out and enjoy a life style of clean air, water and self sufficiency?
Situated high in the Dorrigo plateau region, this property is a place where you will never run out of anything, including the northerly views that go for kilometres!
As you enter your new private oasis, you will realise that this property is extraordinarily well appointed and will provide you with a feeling of openness in a wonderful rural timber setting.
A large sandstone paved courtyard entertaining area welcomes you to the front door. The entrance corridor is light and airy leading you through the house to very wide verandahs and patios that capture the breeze and the views.
This classic Australian colonial style Tallowood timber homestead contains four spacious bedrooms, all with built in wardrobes and four contemporary bathrooms with quality fittings. Blackbutt flooring throughout, extra high ceilings, double glazed sash windows with screens and French doors in all rooms give volume and light to enhance the feel of this amazing home. Don't forget the superb vista.
The functional kitchen has timber bench tops, a large gas stove and a centrally located Rayburn cooker which heats both the kitchen and dining areas. There is also a substantial adjoining pantry and storage area next to the kitchen for quick accessibility. The large lounge room has an elegant combustion fire place with colourful feature walls, which also appear throughout the homestead.
Downstairs there is a substantial fire proof basement which is three fully secured rooms on a concrete slab. There is a kitchen, pantry, bathroom and a huge area for a wine cellar and space for a home theatre - a must see!
An enchanting and rustic, self contained stone cottage exists close to the main home and could be used as a private guest house or caretakers accommodation. The cottage has tiled floors, a combustion cooker with kitchen and a loft bedroom. It features glazed circular windows and its own undercover outdoor entertaining area, with a wood fired pizza oven.
A huge 20m x 10m shed, with large workshop and mezzanine can be found 30 metres to the east of the main house. The shed has a concrete floor with both roller doors lockable to secure any equipment including cars, tractors and more. Next to the shed is a large undercover area which gives shelter to four rainwater tanks, a 14 KVA backup generator and a separate diesel storage tank.
You have state of the art solar panels (40 x 200w) providing an abundance of power to house, shed and cottage and gas bottles to supply the kitchen stove back up heating for hot water.
With an average annual rainfall of 2000 millimetres, water tanks holding 140,000 liters on site and a clean bore when necessary you will have more than enough to fill any family, gardening or farming needs.
Take a stroll on the paths around the house and enjoy the chemical free, organic permaculture herb, vegetable gardens and fruit trees. A hot house and a large pen for free range chickens enhance the sustainable lifestyle.
Additionally, less than one kilometre away in a secluded area is a large cleared private paddock with accommodation, storage, hot houses, vegetable patches and water tanks, all fed from an established dam.
Land your chopper on the front lawn and swim in Cedar Log creek! Stock up, fill up and live free. Sell your carbon credits and manage your super fund timber resource.
Situated half way between Brisbane and Sydney, this property is located 1 hour's drive from Armidale Airport, Coffs Airport and Grafton, and only 20 minutes to Dorrigo.
Magnificent 453 acre property
Large sandstone paved courtyard entertaining area
Very wide verandahs and patios capturing the breeze and views
Classic Australian colonial style Tallowwood timber homestead
Four spacious bedrooms with built ins
Four contemporary bathrooms with quality fittings
Blackbutt flooring throughout
Extra high ceilings
Double glazed sash windows
Timber bench tops
Large gas stove
Rayburn cooker which heats the kitchen and dining areas
Large lounge room
Elegant combustion fire place
Fire proof basement with three secured rooms on a concrete slab
Kitchen, pantry, bathroom in basement
Huge area for a wine cellar
Space for a home theatre
Self contained stone cottage with tiled floors, kitchen and a loft bedroom
Undercover outdoor entertaining area, with a wood fired pizza oven
20m x 10m shed, with large workshop and mezzanine
Four rainwater tanks
14 KVA backup generator and a separate diesel storage tank
Solar panels (40 x 200w)
Organic permaculture herb, vegetable gardens and fruit trees
Large pen for free range chickens
Additional large cleared private paddock
Separate accommodation with storage
Hot houses, vegetable patches and water tanks
Fed from an established dam.
UNIQUE SELLING POINTS:
Access to Armidale airport; 1 hour
Access to Coffs Harbour airport; 1 hour
Access to Grafton; 1 hour
Access to Dorrigo; 20 minutes
Property is comfortably situated between Sydney and Brisbane
On a safe altitude of 900 meters on the Dorrigo plateau.
Average annual rainfall is 2000 millimeters
The property is free of flooding and always accessible
Independent power and water (100% free energy).
Last updated: 01:08PM on May 30th 2016