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Marbellup, 47917 South Coast Highway

"Derna Estate"

Expressions of Interest

Listing Number: LAY3947
About this listing
- Derna Estate is one of Albany's top quality small rural properties and has potential for the future for investors and or superannuation funds
- Minutes to the City of Albany town centre and numerous sporting facilities, services and schools
- Gentle undulating landscape and situated along the Five Mile Creek on the western boundary with an area of high country of ironstone over clays, gravel loams and running down to summer flats, highly productive in many ways and at present running mixed cattle. Excellent and quality water supplies from soaks and dams plus troughs
- Fenced into 10 paddocks plus excellent laneway system that leads back to the yards
- Full complement of farm buildings and a large open living homestead with special features and situated in a private hideaway
- Excellent productive pastures with good fertiliser history over many years and currently stocked with 50 breeders and calves plus bulls
- Currently under a concept plan to subdivide into
numerous lots STCA. Estimated block sizes range from 1 hectare

- Derna Estate has many and numerous features with some of these being, excellent water supplies, lovely rural aspect to the coastal hills, Albany wind farm, bitumen road frontage, close to pristine south coastal beaches ie Muttonbird, West Cape Howe national park and many more
- Derna Estate would be up among one of Albany's best presented and improved properties on the market today and with great pleasure I present to the market for many years

Location: The property is situated approximately 7 km's west of Albany on South Coast highway and some 410 km's south east of Perth.

Services: Albany is the main regional centre for the Great Southern region. The City of Albany has a population of approximately 35,000 people. Major industries include a deep water port and grain handling facility, along with fish, vegetable and wood chip processing works. The city is also a major tourist destination which receives approximately 500,000 tourist visitors per annum,
there are a number of industries within the City of Albany which provide major employment and these include the Fletchers Meat Works, to the north of Albany and the timber industry. The city is well serviced with shopping facilities including K-mart and Target, a major redevelopment of the waterfront is now complete which includes a new concert hall, cultural centre and marina together with retail areas to be developed.

Zoning: Rural

Description: Gentle undulation strong country and originally timbered with jarrah, redgum. sheoak, paperbark and ti tree. Current area of pasture at approx. 70 hectares with good mixed clovers, ryes and kikuyu grass. Excellent fertiliser history over many years with applications of scmz and sc potash plus 200 tonne of lime in 2012.

Soil Types: Excellent gravelly loams, sand over ironstone and clay and small areas of sands. Excellent soil types and very productive country with area of summer flat country.

Water: The property is watered from one good bore that is equipped plus 9 other water holes that are a mix of soaks and dams. The property also has one tank plus 4 troughs to service stock. A large amount of water along the western boundary with potential to expand water supplies.

Rates: 2017 at $2,800

Fencing: Ten main paddocks with good to fair fencing from plain wire & ringlock on steel and pine posts. All in good to fair serviceable condition. Excellent laneway system that services all paddocks that feeds into the cattle yards at the sheds.

Rainfall: 800 to 850 mm

Improvements: Excellent improvements that include a large multipurpose shed with machinery storage area, workshop area with cement floor plus a storage area and shearing facilities, power and situated a little walk away from the homestead.. Sized approx. 34 m x 16 m plus 7.5m x 14m lean-to. Plus two storage containers with covered areas as lockable secure storage. Cattle and sheep yards constructed from wood and steel in fair condition, excellent chook pen also at the house.

Homestead: Quality constructed homestead from brick and colour bond plus veneer internal walls with some feature brick constructed 1994. Colourbond roof, three large bedrooms with main having an bathroom and WC, all bedrooms have built in robes, large formal lounge and entry area, open kitchen meals and dining area, bathrooms, laundry and WCs, insulating in the roof areas, patio pergola areas, single vehicle carport, solar hot water system with electric booster and tile fire booster, bore water to supply the gardens, plus a large GP colourbond shed alongside the home for caravan storage and vehicle storage and or workshop area. Very tidy and well maintained homestead situated on a north facing slope and very private and sheltered.

Price: $POA offers

Remarks: Top quality property situated on the doorstep of the ever high growth region of the City of Albany. Currently under application for subdivision by the owners and estimated break down into 52 lots. Situated on the City of Albany's western boundary this property has potential over the coming years to relax and enjoy the lifestyle that this one offers. Excellent improvements with a good homestead plus great pastures and water supplies. Also close to pristine National Parks, prime beaches and the Denmark, Mt Barker & Porongurup wine region.

Inspection by appointment only
Call Neville Tutt on (08) 984 27888 or 0419 193 500
Property Information
  • Land area
    • Land Area Ha: 82.88
    • Land Area Acres: 204.80
  • Property Type: Rural Land

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