Wilcannia 2836

Auction Date: 24 August 2019 11:00am

246ha—608ac (Approx.) Free hold /Lease hold

7km Downstream from Wilcannia on Menindee road western side homestead is positioned 1.2km off sealed portion of road. Situated o high red point overlooking the Darling River. 

Great balance of grazing country approx. 3km of darling river frontage, fringed with graceful red river gums, growing variety of native bend Grass spinach - herbages cotton bush and lignum. Large area of natural well-established old man salt bush - cotton bush and blue bush, red country timbered with Coolabah and Acacia. 

Secured water with approx. 3km frontage to Darling River, large water hole in front of homestead. Plus a new bore approx. 150 ft SWL 80ft equipped with submissible pump pressure gauge to 22,000L poly tank then Davey pressure pump to house and garden supply, good quality water. Additional 40,000L of rainwater connected to homestead.

Boundary fencing all 7-90-30 hingejoint and steel posts all in very good condion. 2 paddocks watered by river and also poly 22,000L tank and 2 poly troughs connected to bore. 

This beautiful home site was selected by commissioner for lands J.C. Woore around the 1860 era when the homestead was built. Featuring 5 bedrooms, open fires, 12ft ceilings, french doors opening on to eastern side, overlooking the Darling river, Lounge sitting room, open fireplace, 20'x20' polished flooring. Kitchen has an ever-hot fuel stove plus westing house gas cook top and electrical wall oven. Dishwasher, microwave, and ample cupboard space for storage. Dining/ breezeway overlooks the river. Southern verandah is enclosed and tiled leading to 5th bedroom, office, and separate storage/sewing room. Reverse Cycle Air conditioning in dining room, evaporative to hallway. Home is brick cement rendered in a sound condition. Solar hot water system and solar power. 3m cement verandahs on 2 sides. 19m gauzed in verandah on east side with large paved entertainment area overlooking the Darling river. 6mx6m patio / shade area. Outside laundry small storage shed and 4m x 3m garden shed. Engine room has back up Markon Diesel 5kva genset. Close by is a 2-bedroom self-contained cottage in sound condition. Moorabin homestead, well established Graceful Red rivergum's, garden is securely fenced, roses, bottle brushes, jacaranda, Kurrajong - Oleander, olives and palm trees, a small grape vineyard, Secure large chook run. Machinery/workshop being 10m x 22m approx. with service pit, cement flooring - power connected and all lockable 7m x 6m storage shed. Old style wool shed 3 stand shaft gear. Old kurtz wool press. Good size shed, salvageable (No yards). Aircraft hangar app 40 x 30ft windsock, red dirt strip approx. 600m. 

Moorabin is well positioned on the banks of the darling river 7km from town, mobile phone coverage, Rural power std phone coverage, service centre of Wilcannia (Queen of the western plains).

Heavy carry grazing country in good heart.


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