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HOMESTEAD: The garden and grounds around the homestead are extensive, with stone-lined
rose beds, bulbs, shrubs and mature trees.
Hyde Park big on style
LARGE, top-quality land holdings in
the Adelaide Hills are becoming
hard to find, so the offering of the
75.8-hectare Hyde Park at Macclesfield is
sure to create interest. Located on Pound
Road, the superb grazing property is
fenced to 14 main paddocks, with two
raceways allowing ease of movement to
the cattle yards.
Quality and quantity of water is good,
with eight dams, all of which hold water
through the summer, along with two
bores, one unequipped, the other
delivering 4550 litres an hour at 1400
parts per million.This water fills a
136,500-litre header tank which gravity
feeds all the troughs.
Rainwater is caught from sheds into an
113,750L cement tank, along with an
additional four rainwater tanks.
Sheds are extensive with an old storage
shed, a 12-metreX6m shed, a three-sided
timber frame shed, a 10mX10m three-
sided hayshed holding 120 5x4 round
bales, and a dairy plus adjoining iron and
steel section used as a workshop/
storage.The cattleyards are extensively
built with steel yarding, raceway, vet
crush and loading ramp.
Hyde Park homestead comprises four
bedrooms, two bathrooms, formal dining
room with open log fire, lounge, family
room and new Jag kitchen.
Views across the property can be
taken in from the large vine-clad
pergola/decking area and the rear deck.
A fully-enclosed chicken run is neatly
confined within the garden, and an
orchard produces apricots, pears, plums,
apples, boysenberries and peaches.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire a
top-quality property in good heart, close
Hyde Park is for sale in the $1.6 million
to $1.7m price range.
75.8ha, Macclesfield, Adelaide Hills
Need to know more:
Raine & Horne Meadows, Gary Dawe 0428 847
269, and Raine & Horne Oakbank, Chris Weston
08 8388 4002.
Mount Compass/Pages Flat
Sec 156 Billings Road
Water, Irrigation & Lifestyle at "Bracken Dell"
Commuting distance to Adelaide, approx 80 acres
with a water authorisation of 65 acres. 1996 built
homestead, 50' x 20' garage, 40' x 20' implement
shed & new cattle yards. Two quality bores supply
water to the property & the water authorisation is for
13.5ha vineyard & 13.4ha for ir rigation of pasture.
Rob Heaslip 0439 995 760 RLA 2048 1254196SMF19/11/09
Currency Creek via Finniss Park Road "Three Bells"
Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia
INSPECT BY APPOINTMENT
Spectacular lifestyle residence and quality bore water character irrigation
property of 70.99 hectares set amongst beautiful natural idyllic surrounds
overlooking glorious wetlands. Lucerne hay producing farm.
Water Quality 39.9 hectare bore water authorisation. Water
A very sumptuous relaxed bright contemporary
exceptionally well fitted generous home of brilliant
concepts and materials, in sensational bushland
location and soft exhilarating views plus seclusion and
privacy personified. Some 175 acres of tree studded
Fleurieu Peninsula South Australiana boasting an
excellent quality bore water irrigated area with
established lucerne stand watered by Centre Pivot
and Permanent Sprinklers of about 36 hectares (approx.
90 acres). Enormous hay and implement shedding.
Providing a wonderful lucerne hay resource or
investment -- superannuation retirement income plus
exceptional lifestyle advantage and water resource
green riband asset. Well suited as horse property.
Lucerne Production! Lifestyle Improvements! Idyllic Surrounds! Water!
Bernard Booth or Patrick Booth 0418 821 919 Office 08 8236 5555 -- Price: $1.4 million
Net ID: 1393747
Bernard H. Booth Pty. Ltd.
www.bernardhbooth.com.au RLA 184130 Phone: 08 8236 5555 Fax: 08 8227 0000
Lot 66 Harper Road
8.14 ha, approx 20 acres
Entry through the winding agapanthus lined sealed roadway, over a winter creek
with magnificent red gums and large dam, leads you to this spectacular 20 acre
rural property, only 10 minutes to Mount Barker's thriving town
centre.'Mypalinda' has been articulately planned to include a four bedroom brick
veneer home, with tastefully modernized living areas. A plantation of 1,150 eight
to ten year old olive trees, all on a watering system, pruned and ready for
mechanical harvesting, and has a permanent market for oil and table olives.
Another feature is the Plexi-pave tennis court with excellent back drop view of the
Mt Barker Summit. The home has been modernized, with new blackwood kitchen,
adjoining meals and open space family room. The front foyer entrance, with
ceramic tiles and double French doors, leads to the formal dining and lounge with
gas fireplace. Main bedroom has ensuite, and other 3 bedrooms are adjacent to
the main bathroom. The home has the luxury of an additional overnight
accommodation or living apartment ideal for family and friends as a party venue,
with bathroom and toilet facilities, a great place on summer evenings, with access
to the manicured lawn and shad trees in the private area of the home.
This is truly a rural lifestyle family property with an additional horticultural
income from the olive plantation.
Price: $855,000 Inspect by appointment
Lot 1 Springs Road
'The Shepherd Hut'
8.22 ha approx 20 acres
What everyone has waited for, a beautiful gum studded rural estate, part of Mt
Barkers history of the original 'Undermount' pastoral property.
The old stone buildings are still evident, the shearing shed, cattle yards and round
yard. Winter creek to service 2 large dams with picturesque red gums, all
paddocks have electric fencing, excellent pastures for hay production and grazing.
'The Shepherds' Stone cottage with power has potential, it was the original
Shepherds hut. Old shearing shed has power connected.
Property is only 10 minutes to Mt Barker commercial centre, by bitumen road.
Excellent building sites for your own private rural homestead.
Price: $550,000 Inspection: Drive past, signs on property.
For more information on these and more properties please contact:
Brian Voumard -- L.J. Hooker Mount Barker
Phone 8398 6300, Mobile 0409 910 325
Lot 101 Bugle Range Road
Home Sweet Home!
A beautifully designed and landscaped family-sized Federation style homestead
overlooks this exceptional landholding, The 8.4 acre parcel of land has 2 dams
with windmills, 3 watered paddocks ideal for ponies, alpacas, etc .A well
constructed high clearance commercial quality shed measures 75ft x 50ft x 16ft,
with 3 phase power. Ample rain and dam water storage exceeding 40,000 gallons
(170,000 litres), irrigation, landscaping and well constructed roadways indicate all
the hard work's been done. The 3 bedroom bay window homestead features a
traditional Federation return verandas, a high-pitched roofline with 10ft ceiling. A
four-car carport and a separate guest parking bay provides parking adjacent the
main entrance, and the service areas adjacent the shed also provide store areas
for heavy duty equipment.Ideal for a family wanting the very best of an Adelaide
Hill's lifestyle yet just ten minutes to the Freeway and 35 minutes to Adelaide. The
Property is in close proximity to Mount Barker shopping district, schools, medical
services. Situated in the heart of the Adelaide hills big gum country complete with
1850's stone ruin, this property is a gem.
Price: $1.085 million
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