Outstanding Rural Lifestyle Property "Willow Grove, Jindera
A once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a larger allotment ( 97acres – 39.2ha) with refurbished period home so close to Albury – Wodonga and just minutes from Jindera township.
“Willow Grove” offers quality rural living with established surrounds, quality improvements,
reliable water and productivity.
Built in 1915 “Willow Grove” home is of solid brick construction of approximately 40 squares under roof offering character, charm and with many original features including Murray Pine floors 12ft ceilings, pressed tin ceilings
and attractive leadlight windows and doors throughout.
This spacious family home is fully insulated, zoned heating and cooling and has been rewired, and refurbished throughout. The home boasts 4 large bedrooms, open fireplace boxes, quality window furnishings and light fittings sympathetic to the era. A smaller 5th bedroom currently used as a study has an open fireplace.
The large country style kitchen has polished floorboards, slow combustion stove plus electric oven and hotplates, plus a large walk in pantry. The wide hallway at rear of home leads to a huge East–West facing lounge dining room with doors on either end to verandahs. This delightful room is the full width of the home and has a slow combustion wood heater. Leading from this room is a lounge sitting/family room with open fireplace. The family bathroom offers bath and separate shower. Electric hot water. Garbage collection.
This magnificent home is set in a low maintenance established garden with two original palm trees at the front of the home. A variety of elms, pines and Currajong surround the home. A tennis court at front of home leads to a small orchard with persimmons, lemons and orange trees.
Working improvements include all steel shearing shed 23m x 13m 3 stand, large machinery shed 30m x 10m
enclosed 3 sides with 8 bays (currently used for caravan storage), workshop with concrete floor, two fully enclosed garages 5x7m. Surrounding the homestead are three (3) original outbuildings, 2 come with power and the old school house has n open fireplace and would make an ideal office or extra accommodation.
This property is subdivided into 6 main paddocks with new fencing and water to all paddocks. Currently running 25 cows. Water is via a reliable bore (400 gals per hour) rainwater, (house tank 11,000 gals, underground tank 24,000 gal and shearing shed tank 4,000 gal). Dams x 3 with large dam providing water to garden and surrounds.
Seasonal creek runs through the property. Cattle yards with undercover crush & race area.
With the convenience of school buses at gate to schools in Jindera and Albury “Willow Grove” is an absolute must to inspect.