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1088 Mountain Ash Road, Goulburn, NSW 2580


Dream Garden: Location, self sufficiency and quality-built house

Phone enquiry code for this property : 5718

Location:
-Town convenience
Only 12 minutes to Goulburn on sealed road. School bus can stop at the front gate.
Canberra is 1 hour away, Sydney 2 hours, highway access without going through Goulburn.
Please check google map for correct location display instead.

-Nature
Go bushwalking at home, soak into tranquil sunshine, breath in the fresh country air, be embraced by the valley, please your ears with tree whispers, music from colourful bush birds and frogs, check out the amazing rock formation, complex geology, watch millions of stars in the night sky. Free your soul, immerse into nature, lose yourself to wilderness at home. Kangaroos and wallabies are residents here too.
Bungonia National Park is only 15minutes away with spectacular views and bush adventure including abseiling and caving.

Self sufficiency
-Garden
Two big fenced organic vegetable gardens plus two wicking beds, solar electric fence.
Soil has been organically improved with manure and compost, colour black.

Growing huge variety of vegetables, herbs, and medicine that are not available in supermarket, lots of them are self-seeding. Vegetables include tomatoes, cucumbers, tastier variety of eggplants, heirloom varieties of potatoes, garland, big variety of beans (Egyptian runner, red aduki beans, mung beans, purple beans, green beans, dwarf beans, soy beans etc. ), okara, fennel, celery, corn, carrots, peanuts, sweet potatoes, jurislam artichoke, lofa, choko, amaranth, purslene, kale, mugwort, New Zealand yam, garlic chive, chives, shallots, mint, rosemary, pineapple sage, nastarssium, calendula, Chinese cabbage, various radishes, lettuces, garlic, capsicum, the list goes on. You get rewarded by working in the garden, don’t need to buy vegetables, and get all the green leafy natural nutrition.

About 40 fruit and nut trees, established fruit trees includes prolific apple trees (7 varieties, one tree produces hundreds of golden delicious apples, 2 fuji apple trees are producing very well), one fruitful all season big lemon tree, orange, 4 fig trees, 3 varieties of mulberry trees, apricot, almond, more than 4 peach trees, loquat. Others started producing include one cherry, several pear trees, plum, chestnut, others include gingko, flat peach, pecan nut, native raspberry too.

Beautiful flowers throughout four seasons, including lots of lavender, a number of different camellia trees with one flowering in thousands for months, rose, ornamental cherry, geranium, Madonna lily, gladioli, chrysanthemum, firepoker, butterfly plants, and lots of self propagating native flowers, like hakea, gravellia, native orchids, grass trees, wattle, native apple, bottle brush, the list goes on.

-Aviary and chook house
A big fully-enclosed aviary about 1.5m x 7m, we keep quails there.
A delux fox-proof 2 bedroom, 1 living room chook house with automated feeding and watering system, an big chook yard of hundreds of square metres that seldom get used, as the birds free range.

-Microclimate
The property is valley shaped, which is great water catchment, and great wind shelter with trees’ protection. It grows lemon and orange as well as apples. House is on high ground, flood free.

-Water security
One spring-fed dam pumps to the gardens, and outdoor toilet. It’s also playground for wild water birds and home ducks. The water quality is tested to be better than town water. It never runs dry even in the 2008 drought.
Concrete water tank supply sweet filtered rainwater to the house, never runs dry either.
Dam water pump is 3 years new, quality Davey brand. House water pump is brand new, with 3 years warranty.

Quality-bulit House – cozy and big
The large four-bedroom brick & tile house was built as home by a licensed builder. Its condition impressed the building inspector thinking of it as half of its age.

The house is north-facing, full of light, solar passive, the design allows sunlight to come inside the house in winter, and stay outside in summer. Roof is insulated, no loose-fill asbestos. The house is warm in winter, cool in summer.

The house was built with cypress pine, full floor, roof and wall, immune to termites, termite inspection done in late Jan 2018, all clear.

4 spacious bedrooms full of light, 3 with built-in robes, The biggest bedroom has ceiling fan, fits home entertainment unit, next to the outdoor toilet, easy to convert to ensuite.

Lounge room is huge, table tennis is often played here. It has floor length window inviting front garden scenery in. The lounge room has good working air conditioner and fireplace, with endless firewood supply at home bush. Bathroom toilet separate, second toilet on the back deck. Huge kitchen with best view of the house, built in oven and microwave, quality lasting through the years. Nice view from country dining room. Huge back deck looking onto the lush back garden.

Extra long double garage with power, caravan with power, as bush retreat, or airbnb business.
Solar hot water saves lots on energy bill in summer. No water bill, plenty pure sweet rainwater, never ran dry.

Satelite NBN and landline home phone.
Size: 11.98ha, fully fenced
No weeds, native bush on slopes.
Low maintenance as kangaroos mow the grass acres around the house.
Low council rate about $780/year, low land service fee $100
The property can carry 3 goats, lots of poultry, but not well-suited for horses or cattle.

Property like this self-sufficient setup with water security is a rarity, serious offers only, please act quick before it's gone.

Phone enquiry code for this property : 5718

PROPERTY FEATURES

  • Solar Hot Water
  • Grey Water System
  • Secure Parking
  • Study
  • Built-ins
  • Workshop
  • Broadband
  • Air Conditioning
  • Deck
  • Entertainment Area
  • Garden Shed
  • Fully Fenced
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Bath
  • Formal Lounge
  • Internal Laundry
  • Polished Timber Floors
  • Separate Dining Room
  • BBQ
  • Garden
  • Level Lawn
  • Pet Friendly
  • Unlevel Lawn
  • Mortgagee Property
  • Close to Parklands
  • Quiet Location
  • Views
  • Nature Property

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