LOTS OF POTENTIAL HERE
This picturesque retreat is something special, a diamond in the rough waiting to be polished, but for the right buyer the potential clearly shines through.
52.7067ha of opportunity awaits, situated in a tranquil valley and offering a multitude of possibilities to suit a range of buyer requirements.
As you drive up the tree lined valley you start to feel the change, you start to unwind and it's almost like you have the time to slow down a little, as you approach the property you get the notion of a time before now, when life was simpler.
The 1900's cottage is naturally framed by the surrounding home orchard, the grazing paddocks, native bush and ridge line backdrop and the odd cow or two enjoying the free-range lifestyle. Although still in need of some TLC on both the inside and out, it is clear what impact some effort and willingness to look deeper than the surface will have.
*Note: The property is being sold as is where is.
A country style kitchen complete with original coal range (connected to wet back system), native timber flooring, character high stud ceilings, open plan dining and living (with kent style wood burner providing plenty of warmth to the whole house) a slate floor bathroom (with shower over bath and 2 double bedrooms feature downstairs. Upstairs provides loft style living, complete with a securable trapdoor, potential for 2 bedrooms or 1 bedroom plus additional living. Outside there is a laundry and storage room.
The grounds around the home feature a home orchard with a range of fruit trees, natives and some flowering varieties. Plenty of options for the keen gardener and there is more than enough room to potentially create a self-sufficient living situation should it appeal.
If getting back to nature and a change of lifestyle is what you are after then this property is a must see, a rare opportunity for someone with the right vision and ability to create their own slice of paradise.
*Natural/land features; Fresh water stone bottom stream, river flats, flat/clear grazing sites, plenty of elevation on the Southern & Eastern sides - accessible by foot & 4WD, Native bush, birds & wildlife.
*Water Tank & Septic systems connected.
*Stock/loading yards near the dwelling, some fencing, cattle stops, lease to beekeeper for Hive's.
*Improvements include aluminium joinery (window frames/ full length windows/doors in living & lower bedrooms), the gas stove & elements and new paint in areas.
*Situated 16km from Mangonui, 18km from supermarkets at Coopers Beach.
Contact us today to arrange a viewing, for further information (LIM, property file and buyer info pack) or with any questions you may have.