Quality black basalt soils, 20 mins from Scone

SOLD - This listing was sold in May 2019
Location and Access:
Kilkarney is located on the edge of the village of Bunnan, which is located 32km west of Scone, 32km east of Merriwa and a comfortable 3.5 hour drive from Sydney via the new Hunter Expressway.

211ha / 524ac of unrestricted freehold.

Title Details:
Schedule in contract

- Power is available and connected to the property
- Phone is available however not connected
- Schooling available at Scone, Aberdeen and Merriwa
- Livestock selling facilities located at Scone, Singleton, Tamworth, Dubbo, Mudgee and Dunedoo
- Rail and air services available in Scone
- Mail delivery service available 3 times weekly or daily in Scone

Access to the property is via approx. 2km of unsealed public road via the sealed Merriwa/Scone road.

The property would be best described as gently undulating to soft rolling hill, with approx. 300 acres of arable basalt soils.

The soils consist predominantly of heavy dark/chocolate basalt soils.
- 85% black/chocolate basalt
- 15% red basalt loams

The native grasses include wire grass, red grass, plains grass and danthonia. Annual grasses include barley grass, rye grass, liver seed grass along with the natural medics and clovers.

The property is watered by way of a trough reticulation system with approx. 10,000gl storage, which is fed from the reliable subterranean bore (60mts). This system is fully equipped with pump and underground power.

The property has been cleared to shade timber only and comprise of yellow box, white box and apple box.

The property is subdivided into 6 main paddocks with the majority of the fencing being in stock proof condition.

The average annual rainfall for the district is 700mm per annum.

Carrying Capacity:
The property is currently carrying approximately 75 breeding cows and progeny along with some opportunity fattening of trade stock. These figures are based on a year in, year out basis under its current management.

For further information, contact Gavin Beard at Landmark Scone on 0438 452 810.

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Main Property Features

Listing Number: LTD4233

Property Type:
Rural Land, Sheep & Cattle
Land area
  • Land Area Ha: 211
  • Land Area Acres: 524
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