HILLVIEW, DUNGOWAN

 

Property Description

A genuine income producing farm regardless of the season, even in the recent extremely dry weather Hillview is in full production and is almost ready to make this season’s first cut of hay. The location, homestead, improvements and reliability make this property one not to miss.                

  • Situation: Located in a renowned area only 6km from the village of Dungowan and 29km from the thriving rural city of Tamworth, school bus is available at the front gate.
  • Country: Ranges from first class Peel river irrigation flats through to open sloping and rolling grazing country, there is approximately 130 acres of irrigable land with the balance being grazing. Overall excellent quality.
  • Water: Stock and domestic water is supplied to the home via rainwater tanks and to the farm and outside taps from an electric automatic water reticulation system.
  • Irrigation: One of the most reliable irrigation systems in the Peel valley. Underground mains service approximately 130 acres of the property, with water pumped from the ample frontage to the Peel river (251 megalitre licence) and from two wells (353 megalitre licence). The wells have a combined yield of around 20,000 gallons per hour and between the river and the wells irrigation is maintained even in the driest years.
  • Carrying Capacity: In average seasons the property makes the equivalent of around 20,000 small bales of hay per annum and runs a cattle breeding and fattening operation on the grazing country.
  • Fencing: The fencing is in excellent condition with 16 paddocks of varying sizes, both the grazing and irrigation paddocks are set up for ease of management with a laneway system in place.
  • Homestead: Arguably one of Tamworth finest homes, the large stylish modern home has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fully covered veranda’s, wood fire and reverse cycle heating and cooling, magnificent views overlooking the property and is finished with the highest quality fittings, seeing is believing as this home will not disappoint.
  • Improvements: Excellent steel frame fully lockable workshop and machinery shed with cement floor and 3 phase power, large hay shed, storage sheds, 3 silos, 10kw grid connected solar system, state of the art fully covered steel cattle yards with CIA crush, weigh box, power, water and holding yards, and a second set of smaller steel cattle yards at the rear of the property.