Self-sufficient eco-property with perfect location in Daylesford/Trentham BioRegion. Volcanic soils, Perfect food Production Climate. Lifestyle plus.
Potential commercial market garden, herb and/or flower growing and animal husbandry opportunities, or just sit back, live green, ‘off the grid’ and enjoy.
Continue growing delicious healthy food for your family, your friends, your colleagues on this ‘rare as hen’s teeth’ beautiful small farm in a great location.
And/or, expand to a commercial market garden, with an uncomplicated conversion to organic certification.
These 13 acres have been managed with no chemical inputs (unless organically certified) for the last 20 years.
A great location, renowned organic vegetable growing area, 10 minutes to Daylesford, 30 minutes to the Woodend railway station, and easy reach to Melbourne and beyond.
Ample acreage to expand or diversify.
Grow virtually anything on this rich volcanic soil.
No need to move to Tassie for climate change proofing in this local cool elevated area with plenty of water.
Wombat forest boundary for further protection, biodiversity, privacy and exploration.
Balance of trees, gardens and pasture.
Kangaroos, wallabies, wombats and diverse bird life.
2 bedroom vernacular style farmhouse with gas cooking, wood floors, exposed trusses, North and East aspect with great views.
Treatment room/creative space/home office, or one bedroom fully self-contained studio with bathroom and kitchen, suitable for multiple uses.
Meditation hut, great dam with jetty – so much to enjoy in this beautiful part of Central Victoria.
Woodshed, machinery sheds, workshop, chicken run.
Fully off the grid – Solar powered with back-up generator.
Complete irrigation system using spring fed dam with pump to irrigation tank.
70,000 litre water storage.
Black wattle wood lot.
All set up currently as follows:
1000m2 fully fenced intensive market garden.
24 x 20m irrigated beds based on the Jean Frontier ‘The Market Gardener’ system. All beds organically composted, green manured, and deep broad forked. Currently growing potatoes, peas, beans, carrots, beetroot, turnip, cucumber, zucchini and pumpkin.
Fully enclosed (netted) espaliered orchard.
Currently growing plums cherries, apples, pears, peach, apricots, nectarine, fig, pomegranate, lemon, quince, feijoa, mandarin, red and black currants, gooseberry.
Fully enclosed berry area.
Currently growing Marion berry, early and late raspberry, thornless blackberry, blueberry and strawberry.
Self-watering wicking beds, growing tomato, capsicum, chilli, spinach
Established herb garden
Wicking and ground beds, growing leeks, cabbage, kale, lettuce, parsley, celery, rhubarb and broccoli.
Note : – Included are the pumps, tanks, backup generator, irrigation equipment and field tarps
Self sufficiency at its best all in the local communities between Daylesford and Trentham and all the diversity it offers.
An Expressions of Interest selling program is underway closing January 18, 2021. Offers will be considered during the period so the property may be sold prior to this closing date. For all details please submit the property inquiry form with your name, phone number and email address.
- 2 bed
- 1 bath
- Total Land Area: 13 acres