Just like a scene out of The Man From Snowy River, this landmark Southern Highlands property of some 341ha/843 acres (approx.) is cradled within a private valley of lush green rolling hills, interesting bushland areas, Casuarina lined creek beds, magnificent uninterrupted views to Mt Jellore, a homestead dating back to c1878 and a variety stunning historical farm buildings.
The Property and Location:
-Bordered by Nattai National Park to the north & Jellore State Forest to the east & west, the property is located just 10 minutes from Mittagong or 15 minutes from Bowral & is easily accessed via Spring Hill Rd to Mt Jellore Lane.
-Consisting of 6 titles, the property potentially offers many exciting opportunities (STCA)
-The land exhibits a mixture of basalt soils with some areas of lighter sandstone country giving rise to some spectacular sections of sclerophyll forest
-Approximately 286 acres (116ha) consists of cleared grazing country, almost 200 acres of which is pasture improved
-Sectioned into 15 main paddocks with good fencing, the property is well suited to running cattle
-Excellent water with 8 dams, 11 bore water fed troughs, a beautiful permanent Creek (Jellore Creek) & Powells Creek also traversing the property
-A host of improvements including timber cattle yards, 4 bay hayshed, 6 bay machinery shed, a stunning c1900 timber slab shed & several gorgeous old iron sheds
The Homestead and Garden:
-Accessed via a long sweeping driveway leading into the valley & positioned for a beautiful aspect, outlook and ultimate privacy, the substantial home has been masterfully built around and incorporates the original sandstone residence dating back to c1878
-Featuring 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, separate living areas, a charming country kitchen & magnificent full length front verandah, the very comfortable home sits perfectly into the landscape & overlooks a substantial 13 x 8m swimming pool
-Surrounding the home, a gardener's garden occupying approx. one hectare of beautiful mature trees and shrubs offering shade and colour. Incorporating mass rose plantings, multiple dry-stone walls, garden beds, an enclosed orchard and substantial vegetable garden to form one of the most striking gardens you will ever experience
Offering so much more than a typical 'lifestyle' property, "Jellore" can be run as a serious rural enterprise but has the added potential and opportunity from the several titles on which it stands.