Rural for sale
Holmleigh, Prairie Muttaburra Road,
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HOLMLEIGH, PRAIRIE, FOR SALE - VENDORS MOVING EASTHolmleigh is an extremely well watered property, with a good body of feed, excellent cattle yards, good fences, and is also tick free.
13,946.314 hectares (34,420 acres approx.)in three leasehold titles, plus 1455 hectares (3600 acres approx.) of stock route encompassing Tower Hill Creek.
Holmleigh consists of mainly red soil open forest country, black soil flats and pulled gidyea country. Timber types consist of Silver Gidyea, Iron Bark, Corkwood, Bloodwood, Beefwood, Bauhinia, Leopardwood and Boree. Grasses include Native Bluegrass, Mitchell, Flinders, Bull Mitchell, Buffel, Spinifex, Seca and Verano Stylos. Homeleigh is presently well grassed.
Most boundary fencing is in good condition, consisting of four barbs. The property is subdivided into nine paddocks with holding paddocks, all with waters.
Holmleigh is 85km South of Prairie, 120km North of Muttaburra and 420km from Townsville.
The homestead and bore are on rural power, mail service twice weekly from Hughenden, primary school at Prairie, phone, fax and satellite internet available.
Holmleigh has a highset four bedroom, two bathroom homestead which is fully air-conditioned. Outbuildings include a corrugated iron shearing shed, 20m x 40m machinery shed and 10m x 10m saddle shed.
Cattle yards are capable of holding and handling 1500 head and are in good condition. Incuded is a five way draft, crush, and calf cradle. There is a second set of yards equipped to handle 300 head.
Holmleigh is very well watered by an artesian bore pumping to tanks and troughs (2200 GPH), four large dams (1 x 15,000 yards, 2 x 20,000 yards, 1 x 30,000 yards) and semi-permanent holes in Tower Hill and Station Creek.
Carrying capacity 800-1000 breeders, average annual rainfall 16 inches.
Holmleigh was purchased in 1988 by the present owners, as drought relief. It has served the owners well as a breeding operation carrying 800-1000 breeders, enjoying 85% calving percentage, using lick all year round. The property has a very good mix of country, is well watered and has good grass coverage. The owners have priced Holmleigh to sell.
Last updated: 11:07AM on Jun 2nd 2017