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Grong Grong, Mittagong Park Charles Road

A Jewell on the Newell

Auction 18 Oct 2019

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Listing Number: LWG2546
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MITTAGONG PARK & THE BLOCK, GRONG GRONG

Landmark Harcourts is exited to present to the market Mittagong Park & The Block at Grong Grong east of Narrandera.

The properties present in excellent heart and offer buyers an opportunity to purchase productive land ideal for mixed farming enterprises.

Mittagong Park - 605.096 hectares (1,495ac) and The Block 152* hectares (376.75ac) are well suited to livestock, grain and fodder production. Both parcels have an excellent management history having been held by the vendors since 1995.

Considered a jewel on the Newell, Mittagong Park has 4km of frontage to the Newell Highway, the properties are situated approximately 11 kilometres west of Grong Grong, 13 kilometres north east of Narrandera and 90 kilometres north west of the Wagga Wagga with its regional Livestock Marketing Centre.

Water is plentiful in supply, Mittagong Park has 13 dams, a stock and domestic water supply to 9 troughs. There is a 45,000lt tank for the stock and domestic water and 5 x tanks (112,500lt) rainwater storage. The Block has 2 dams.

Working improvements include a 3 stand raised board woolshed with covered steel sheep yards, steel cattle yards. For plant and equipment there is a large steel multipurpose shed, currently used for hay, machinery and as the stud sale ring. For grain storage there are 3 self-emptying silos 105t* capacity.

Pastures are a variety of production species including tetrone rye, medics, clovers, Lucerne, with ryecorn, brassica and oats grown for fodder. In August at Mittagong Park the vendors spray topped 310*ha of pastures, 88ha* oats and 44ha brassica. At the Block 50ha* pasture has been spray fallowed, 30*ha pasture was spray topped, 40ha* Kittyhawk wheat was hay freezed and there is 28ha* of salt bush.

The vendors have long term run Deepdene Poll Dorset Stud carrying 400 stud ewes, 200 ewe lambs and 250 rams and a commercial merino flock of 1,200 ewes. Most of the merinos have been sold, currently there are 250 merino ewes and 180 calving cows and 120 weaners. The recent September ram sale had a total clearance of 148 rams offered.

The well maintained Mittagong Park home is set in a sheltered position, has 3 bedrooms all with built in robes, 2 bathrooms, a recently renovated kitchen with induction cooking and a walk-in pantry. Living is comfortable with reverse cycle heating and cooling, for family space there are 2 living rooms and an office. There is a double carport under the roofline and a two-vehicle garage adjacent.

These properties represent an excellent opportunity to expand an existing local farming enterprise, or to acquire land and relocate from more distant holdings.

Each property will be auctioned individually, not contingent to either selling.

Auction 18 October 11:00am
On site - Mittagong Park Sale Shed, Grong Grong

Terms - 10% deposit payable by cheque on exchange and balance due on settlement 14 February 2020

Contact: Mick Martin 0428 913 061 or Sally Douglas 0428 826 645

** To view aerial and topo maps of Mittagong Park & The Block click on the FARM MAPS link above the main photo. **
Auction date
Friday 18 Oct 11:00 AM (On site)
Property Information
  • Property Type: Mixed Farming
  • Land area
    • Land Area Ha: 758
    • Land Area Acres: 1873

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Landmark Harcourts Wagga Wagga

53-55 Moorong St
WAGGA WAGGA

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