This unique property situated near the top of the valley below towering escarpments is located in sought after Upper Lansdowne. Rural serenity only 35 minutes from the pristine beaches of Crowdy Bay National Park, 25 minutes from Taree or Harrington and less than 3km from the well known Upper Lansdowne Community Hall with its monthly music gigs. Offered as a whole on a walk-in-walk-out basis, “Kellivale” comprises two titles of 34.09 ha and 14.21 ha totalling 48.3 ha (119.35 acres) with approximately 8 ha cleared and pastured the balance being 60+ year old regrowth forest with several rainforest gullies and creeks. Additionally, there is an enclosure permit over approximately 1 km of crown road reserve much of which is pastured. The centrepiece of Kellivale is Savilles Rock, a 200m volcanic plug and a local landmark which can be seen from many parts of the valley.
With a large, picturesque spring fed dam providing water for stock and gardens as well as approximately 90,000 litres of rainwater storage, the property is well watered and virtually drought proof. At an elevation of 100+ m it is also flood proof.
Infrastructure includes the former homestead wash house which has been restored with timber recycled from the original farmhouse and now serves as a self contained cottage. There is also a large, modern steel shed which has been set up as very comfortable temporary accommodation. Fully insulated featuring polished concrete floors, off grid solar power with lithium batteries and generator backup, solar hot water, solar air conditioning and a composting toilet system as well as slow combustion cooking and heating it would be the ideal base from which to plan your permanent house. Satellite NBN and a VOIP phone service are installed. Both of these buildings as well as a separate, recycled timber lined art studio have been featured in past issues of The Owner Builder magazine.
Complementing these is an 8m x 12m machinery shed with mains power, a lockable workshop and the art studio.
There are extensive raised-bed, netted vegetable gardens and a small mixed orchard as well as new stock fencing to 2 boundaries of the property.
Kellivale is being offered with all furniture as well as a near new (<150 hrs) 50hp Landini 4WD tractor complete with 4 way front end loader, slasher and carry-all. Also included is an AS-Motor 4WD ride-on mulcher/mower (<300 hrs). To move things around there is a licensed 8’ x 6’ one tonne braked trailer with ladder racks. Everything required to enjoy and maintain this beautiful estate.
Build your dream country home and run a few animals or develop an eco-stay/glamping business (STCA). Alternatively sell off the rear 34ha block to finance your plans. The opportunities are only limited by your imagination.