Location: Located in a private setting on the edge of the Scone township in the beautiful Upper Hunter. Within close proximity to the Scone Race Club, Scone Equine Hospital and the Scone Airport. Situated among some of the districts more productive grazing and irrigation country and within close proximity to international horse studs and only 3 hours to Sydney. A truly exceptional property, a once in a generation opportunity to buy one of the Upper Hunters jewels.
Country: St Aubins comprises of approx. 428ac/173hectares and is approx. 90% arable. A balance of alluvial flats and moderately sloping basalt country. Productive and fertile soils that lend themselves to pasture development/cropping and cattle fattening. St Aubins has a beautifully balanced land mix for the breeding and rearing of thoroughbred horses.
Water: A feature of St Aubins. the property has 11 licenced wells on the property with 300 mega litres of water attached. The western boundary of St Aubins borders the Kingdon Ponds. Town water is also connected.
Working improvements: Multiple sheds ranging from a machinery shed, hay shed, shearing shed, stables, tack rooms, an old dairy currently used for storage and a near new set of steel cattle yards.
Homestead: Impressive in both its proportions and traditional stateliness, the historic St Aubins homestead (c1888) is a homestead of distinction. A large 6 bedroom homestead with truly magnificent features. From the 10 marble fireplaces to the impressive ceilings, the St Aubins homestead is one of the Upper Hunters jewels. A grand entrance hallway with large sunlit living areas, the home has a formal dining room, formal lounge room, two reading rooms, a family room and a separate fully self-contained guest quarters. The home itself is set amongst sweeping manicured lawns and established gardens complemented with a tennis court and swimming pool.
Cottages: The property has 4 cottages all in need of work. A great opportunity to renovate and turn into staff accommodation or for short term accommodation.
For sale by expression of interest closing 5.00pm Thursday 20th September 2018.
In conjunction with MacCallum Inglis | Angus Patterson | M: 0427 443 250