Prime farmland with spacious homestead
3 1 6744 BORDEN BREMER BAY ROAD, BOXWOOD HILL Price Expressions of interest Agent Wellington & Reeves Contact Lea Clarke, 0429 455 452 As a family-run farm with predominantly sandy, gravel soils, an extensive claying history, ongoing liming program and an average 500mm annual rainfall, this property is perfect for a variety of farming systems.
A central laneway allows ease of access to 17 paddocks with watering being: 12 dams, one soak, two bores and two windmills pumping to troughs and the farm house. Most of the fencing is modern ring lock and rabbit-proof netting.
Encompassing 1110ha of multipurpose, mixed farming land, the property was originally yate, malle, jarrah and banksia heath. At current, equal shares of crop and stock are run over the 960ha of land, with 906 of that suitable for cropping.
500ha of cropping a year is providing a mix of canola, lupins and barley. At its peak, the pastured land runs up to 3000 sheep, however, it is estimated the property could
run 400 breeders (if preferred). All pastures have received 120kg/ha of super potash annually as best practice.
The homestead is a spacious 1960s farmhouse which consists of three bedrooms, one study/ playroom, one bathroom, two toilets and a beautifully shaded yard for the children or grandchildren to play in. Renovations in the past 15 years include kitchen, office and dining area. A solar hot-water system with backup gas boost has recently been installed.
The property is situated less than half an hour from Bremer Bay and about an hour and 15 minutes from Albany.
With multiple outbuildings, tanks and sheds as well as bitumen road frontage this coastal farm could be the start of a new adventure, addition to the farming portfolio or an ease back from major broadacre farming.