25 ACRES WITH LIVEABLE SHED, RELIABLE WATER AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO BUILD AMONGST THE GUM TREES
Area and Tenure: 10.02ha, 25 acres, freehold.
Situated: 27km northwest of Cooktown on the Endeavour Valley Road and 330 km north of Cairns.
Services: Satellite internet. Power nearby. Bitumen frontage.
Country: There is a 5-acre area in the middle of the property that has been cleared where the sheds and fruit trees are located. In the front is a paddock that can also be cleared if needed. Red soils, timbered with Ghost Gum, Bloodwood and Ironwood.
Rates: $727.21 half yearly. Cook Shire Council.
Rainfall: Cooktown average annual rainfall is approximately 1,366 mm or 53.8 inches.
Water: There is a very good bore with potable water that is equipped with a jet pump supplying a 5,000 gallon tank on a high stand which gravity feeds the sheds and fruit trees through 40mm blue line underground pipes. Capable of pumping in excess of 4 litres per second. There is also a small rainwater tank on the additional 5m x 5m shed.
Improvements: A 7m x 13m Liveable shed set in the centre of the property with a skillion on the end with laundry and bathroom. An additional 5m x 5m shed, built from ironwood posts and Colourbond cladding which was previously used as accommodation, is situated close to the bore with its own 120 watt solar system consisting of 16 solar panels, 2 control boxes with one set up to 240v power and an additional 8 panel, 12volt system which services the lights, fridge and freezer.
Paddocks and Fencing: Fenced into 3 paddocks and fully boundary fenced with all fencing in very good condition.
Agents Remarks: This hidden gem could be your piece of the Cape with off the grid infrastructure, excellent water and at least 30 different fruit trees that ensures some fruit most of the year.
Price: $280,000 Negotiable
RODNEY KENNEDY 0488 418 577