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Mount Eccles, 235 Mount Eccles Road

'Hillston' 764 Acres in 4 Titles

Sold for $2,500,000

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Listing Number: LLH4798
About this listing
This 764 acre property in 4 titles with two homes is situated 90 minutes southeast from Melbourne in the heart of South Gippsland and is renowned for high yielding deep fertile and high consistent all year rainfall. 'Hillston' is situated 10 minutes north of Leongatha via a bitumen road, supported by roadside mail delivery and school bus to the front gate.
'Hillston', with 2 road frontages is an ideal operation for carrying ewes & lambs with a stocking rate of around 3500 ewes. Subdivided into 20 paddocks with equal amounts of dams, in addition there are also water troughs. The country is mainly hilly and features a central laneway system, with well-sheltered valleys and gully's providing an ideal windbreak. There is also 3km of creek frontage that genuinely flows all year.
The homestead is placed idyllically to maximise panoramic views towards Wilsons Promontory, the charming Victorian weatherboard residence had been fully refurbished and renovated several years ago, featuring an open plan family friendly kitchen with formal style dining and formal family lounge. An ornate hallway leads to the three bedrooms all offering beautiful views of this spectacular countryside. A feature would surely be the imported 'claw foot' bathtub in an ornate stylish bathroom with separate shower. Two doorways lead to the southeast-facing veranda capturing the glorious view. A double carport and circular driveway create easy access for all family & friends.
The managers brick veneer home, although currently not occupied as a manager's residence has a fully renovated interior, with 3 bedrooms & 1 bathroom. Ideally utilised for extra income through rental to a reliable tenant.
The infrastructure on the property includes a three-stand shearing shed with a wool press and sheep handling facilities, three well equipped cattle handling yards with a vehicle turning point, four large fodder storage sheds, a fully enclosed workshop with power and concrete flooring, dog kennels, a tools room and a garden workshop.
Property Information
  • Land area
    • Land Area Acres: 764
    • Land Area Ha: 309
  • Location & services: Km's to Nearest Town: 14, Nearest Town: Leongatha, Location / District: South Gippsland, Bus Primary (Yes), Bus Secondary (Yes), Mail Service (Yes)
  • Property Type: Grazing, Sheep & Cattle, Mixed Farming
  • House style: Homestead
  • Construction: weatherboard
  • Roof: coloursteel
  • House Details: Lounge Room, Family Room, Kitchen and Laundry
  • Heating / Cooling: Heating / Cooling
  • Airstrip: Yes
  • Subdivision - No Paddocks: Main: 20
  • Water supply: dams in every paddock plus 3km of creek frontage
  • Sheds: Milking Shed/Wool Shed: 3 Stand Shearing Shed, 2 Sheep Yards, 3 Stockyards, Haybarns: 3 large fodder storage sheds
  • Managers / workers housing: 3 Bedroom, Renovated Interior Brick Veneer Home

Contact Details

Landmark Harcourts Leongatha

47 Bair Street

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