GARDEN ON A GRAND SCALE
70 acres (28.5HA) flat land, fenced with 371metres of Herbert River frontage currently under Rhodes grass. The farm’s water allowance is 240 megalitres (12 megs per HA). The homestead has it’s own bore, tank and windmill.
The homestead is a low set queenslander with verandahs on 3 sides and a number of formal and informal living areas, ideal for entertaining.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and office make for comfortable living and the tall trees surrounding the house provide the verandahs with shady spots for a snooze. There’s also 150-200 mature mango trees that provide a small income from farm gate sales.
Twenty years ago the farm was a successful piggery. The sow piggery containment sheds are still standing but the 2 effluent dams aren’t current.
In the past the property has grown potatoes, peanuts and maize.
Other buildings on the property include:-
40mx10m hay shed, 4 bays, 1 concreted
8mx12m tool shed, concrete floor, I bay lock up
10mx8m truck shed, 2 bays open
converted silo 8m dia, concrete floor and power
4 car garage
There is 3 phase power to sheds. (note shed measurements approximate)
The 75hp 3 phase electric irrigation pump feeds into a 6” main that runs river to road. A travelling irrigator is included in the sale.
All boundaries are easily accessible.
Innot Hot Springs is a small village famous for its hot thermal springs 30 kilometres south of Ravenshoe. The area is popular with fishermen and fossickers.