Great opportunity to invest in a established rural livestock property.
LOCATION: ‘Rutland’ is located 3 kms north east of Mitchell off the Mitchell-Forest Vale Road, with bitumen frontage.
FACILITIES & SERVICES: Rural power (3 Phase), twice weekly mail service, telephone and Mobile coverage and school bus service. The majority of usual urban services including schooling to year 10 are available in Mitchell, with a school bus service to Year 11 & 12 and TAFE in Roma. There are twice weekly cattle sales in Roma. Services are typical of the area and adequate to operate ‘Rutland’ to its highest potential.
LAND AREA, TENURE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT: ‘Rutland’ is approx. 2725.52Ha (6,449 acres) in size, is Freehold in 27 titles.
COUNTRY: Balance of good breeding and fattening country comprises an irregular shaped cattle property contained within 27 freehold title allotments. The holding is flat to undulating in topography with a general fall to Basalt Creek and natural watercourses which run throughout. Country types on ‘Rutland’ is very transitional ranging from sands mainly in the west to rich red soils originally timbered with Poplar Box, False Sandalwood, Wilga, Kurrajong, Belah, Ironbark and Brigalow clumps rising to ridges through the central south of the property.
CARRYING CAPACITY: Current carrying capacity 600 sustainably.
‘Rutland’ is a well balanced versatile property with quick responding soils. Safe cattle country with an excellent location just east of Mitchell on the northern side of the Warrego Highway and dissected by the Warrong Road. Most of the property has been cleared and cultivated in the past with most of this country now well established to native or improved pastures. Structural improvements include renovated main homestead, established gardens, cottage, several sheds, silo and set of steel cattle yards.
PRICE : $4,500,000 - SOLD