Rockfield, tightly held for three generations
Tightly held for more than a century, this outstanding buying opportunity is one not to be missed! Located just 20kms North West of the thriving, rural Village of Gunning, where all your day to day needs can be sourced. The property includes approximately 740 Acres or 299 Hectares, stock tight with a history of running both sheep and cattle.
Meadow Creek runs through the property, Merril Creek along the property with two paddocks having direct frontage and the Lachlan River is located at the rear of the property.
There is a three bedroom home ideal as a weekender or managers cottage located on the property, along with a five bay machine shed plus workshop. Numerous water tanks are strategically positioned with the house relying on 1×2700 litre, 1×3 gallon, 1x 5 gallon and an additional 5000 litre for hot water. There is also an additional 10,000 gallon tank used for watering trough’s for stock.
The cottage is rustic and original, providing shelter from the great outdoors it has a living room, eat in kitchen and reasonably sized bedrooms. Paneled walls and ceilings, a fireplace with mantle and generous windows provide you with all the basic creature comforts and there is plenty of scope to enhance this original home.
Of the approximate 740 Acres, 600 acres are for grazing. There are shade trees throughout and you could easily run around 800 sheep. The two stand shearing shed, plus sheep yards along with the additional sheep shed, the old shearing shed is ideal for loading and unloading stock.
The property is primarily hinge joint and barb with all external fencing stock tight and in good condition. The property’s landscape is made up of native grasses with a sub base of clover. Approximately 140 Acres of wooded country feature Red Box, Yellow Box and Stringy Bark trees. This property is a good parcel of rural land, made up primarily of granite, shale, quartz and basalt.
So, whether you’ve been waiting for the right time or you realise this is the first time in three generations that this parcel has come onto the market, the time to secure it and cement your name in the Rockfield history books is now.
* Tightly held property since late 1800’s
* Three bedroom home, 20kms North West of Gunning
* Three sources of water access to property
* Five bay machine shed plus workshop
* Two stand shearing shed with sheep yards and sheep shed
* Approximately 600 Acres grazing and 140 Acres wooded country
* Stock tight fences plus primarily hinge joint and barb
* Capacity to easily run 800 sheep
* Numerous water tanks for house, stock and hot water
* Two large flat paddocks would suit for lucen, oats or other crops