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Positioned in the tightly held dairy district of Horfield/Leitchville and encompassing 703 acres (284ha) of highly productive, prime dairy country along the rich, red loam ridge of Leitches Creek, this outstanding irrigated dairy property is immaculately laid out and is regarded as some of the districts most productive and sought-after land.
Set on multiple titles along the GMW backbone channel (plastic lined) this immaculate property consists of 130 plus, 2-2.5ha, lasered paddocks, all with high-quality, plain wire and electric fencing, 450mm pipe and riser irrigation, reuse system and water troughs serviced by two large irrigation pumps, established tree lines and shelter belts, currently sown to lucerne (100ha), sorghum (35ha) and annual pastures (balance) and connected by central 10 meter lane ways.
The state-of-the-art, 44-unit rotary dairy offers single operator milking through advanced electronics such as automatic dipping and flushing and cup removal, Easy Dairy ID and draft and SCR Heatime Pro heat detection and rumen monitoring c/w computer (up to 2000 cows) and is complete with 3 phase power, back-up generator, 11600L vat, 500 cow capacity yard, 3 silos plus grain crusher, 44KW solar system (feedback tariff 9.9c), town water and feed pad.
Like the rest of the property, the support buildings are immaculately maintained and include 3 hay sheds, 2 calf sheds, 3 machinery sheds – 2 with concrete flooring, all with power, new Arrow stockyards plus and an additional 2 sets of steel cattle yards with crush and race.
The main homestead is set in stunning established gardens with mature native gums, English and established fruit trees and sprawling lawns and comprises 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 living areas and paved alfresco and has been lovingly maintained and recently renovated. The main house offers two stables and horse yard, while the property boasts two further 3 and 4 bed homes, both currently tenanted with long term residents.
With sealed roads on all sides, the property is ideally located under 3 hours drive from Melbourne and only 8km from both Cohuna and Leitchville. Well thought out and executed to the highest quality, this fully developed and well-maintained property is truly in a class of its own.
Vendors have Included 277 Megs of this Years Allocation with Sale of Property