AREA: 55 Ha - 136 Acres LOCATION: All sealed road and only 45 mins drive to Tamworth CBD. Approx 10 minutes drive to Bendemeer.
AREA: 55 Ha - 136 Acres
LOCATION: All sealed road and only 45 mins drive to Tamworth CBD. Approx. 10 min drive to Bendemeer and boundary is a 2 km stunning frontage to the McDonald River.
RESIDENCE: Facing North East, this historical brick veneer takes in the view of the McDonald River and is warm in Winter and cool in Summer. Freshly painted inside and out, Tilmunda Station homestead offers high ceilings, charm and comfort. The kitchen is brand new and features stone bench tops and stainless dishwasher. There is also a large separate laundry with toilet. A beautiful feature of this home is the polished Tasmanian Oak timber floors and the new French doors which open to the verandah. The open fire place in the lounge is also an impressive feature. There are three large bedrooms with built-ins plus an office and sunroom. Includes large main bathroom plus storage space is abundance and well planned. The gardens surrounding the home feature well established trees, shrubs and a range of productive mature fruit and nut trees.
2nd ACCOMMODATION: Tilmunda's restored Jackaroo and maid's quarters includes 3 bedrooms, providing two separate accommodation facilities on the property. They both contain bathroom facilities and could be established as a Farmstay, Bed and Breakfast, Horse Facility or provide additional accommodation for visiting guests. The well stocked McDonald River would also provide fishing enthusiasts or customers with hours of entertainment.
IMPROVEMENTS AND SHEDDING: Near new Eco Enterac 24 x 12 x 5m enclosed shed with power and lighting. Could be used for large machinery, workshop or converted into an impressive stable complex. A second fully enclosed machinery shed 18 x 12 x 4.5 m with 6 inch concrete floor includes power and lighting plus12m x 6m enclosed workshop area. Old original shed with cow bale, chook yard and saddle room approx 180m square. The original timber laundry with tool room and car garage have been renovated along with the original meat house. Subdivided into 5 paddocks with excellent all weather internal roads. Fencing is in good condition, some of it new. The native pasture and soft granite soils make ideal grazing country for cattle or horses.
DROUGHT PROOF: Abundant water supply is a feature of Tilmunda with a deep 2 km frontage of the McDonald River. There are 5 dams and 90,000 litres of rainwater storage for the residence. Underground mains extend from the river to the homestead. Distinct four seasons in high rainfall area averaging 36 inches pa.
COMMENTS: Tilmunda Station offers a wealth of opportunities for numerous farm businesses. The extensive shedding would support a large workshop/manufacturing industry or horse stabling and fodder storage. Fertile river flats are ideal for production of fodder crops and grazing. They could be used to plant a vineyard or other enterprise, which could utilize the irrigation licence included. The additional accommodation could be developed into a tourist destination, as a successful Farmstay or Bed and Breakfast. This farm can support a range of livestock together with Murray Cod from the river providing your city based customers with a relaxing farm-life experience and fishing adventures. The river also has a great range of wildlife, which includes our unique platypus.
Tilmunda offers everything for a family. Excellent mobile and internet coverage with school bus at the door. Bendemeer is only moments away which includes the well known Bendemeer Hotel, terrific showground facilities, convenience store and the atmosphere of a small local community spirit that is so hard to find!
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