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110 Isla Bank Flints Bush Road, Isla Bank, Central Southland


  •  110 Isla Bank Flints Bush Road, Isla Bank

First class breeding and finishing property running a combination of commercial and suffolk stud sheep with the finishing of beef cattle from the vendors Central Otago property. Rectangular in shape on flat to easy undulating contour with strong pastures, quality soils and two road frontages. Well serviced by a lane system leading to the sheep and cattle yards, excellent fencing and quality plantings of farm shelter. Buildings comprise a tastefully renovated family home of four bedrooms and a well maintained three bedroom cottage, three stand raised board woolshed and covered yard and full array of farm sheds. Will appeal as a finishing property for larger hill country sheep and beef farmers, dairy farmers looking to secure quality grazing or those farmers who appreciate the value of a first class farm in a prime location. Southern Wide Real Estate is privileged to bring 'Torresdale' to the market for the first time in 90 years! Offers over $4,850,000 + gst (if any) will be considered.

Land Area 167.0163 hectare
Nearest Town Winton, 26km. Otautau, 16km. Invercargill, 34km.
Primary School Drummond Primary School, 9km. Thornbury Primary School, 11km.
Primary School Bus At gate historically.
Secondary School Central Southland College, Winton or Invercargill Schools.
Secondary School Bus At Milne's corner.
Freezing Works Alliance Lorneville, 27km.
Sales Yards Lorneville.
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) 5.50 hectares of first crop Clutha Gold swedes, 5.10 hectares second crop Regal kale, 23.3 hectares of new pasture last two years with the balance in very good permanent pasture.
Soil Types Predominantly Pukemutu/Aparima and Isla Bank with a small area of Dacre/Makarewa soils following the creek.
Average RF 1000-1100mm.
Weeds & Pests Clean.
Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main 29.
Holding Two.
Fencing Mix of netting and permanent wire fencing with electric power.
Water Supply Ex bore reticulated via 20mm pipe to troughs in each paddock. Very good quality and quantity.
Fertiliser Ballance Agri-Nutrients, soil tests completed every 3yrs on poorer performing/older pastures. Jan 2019 pH average 6.0, phosphate 17-20, potash average 6. Capital dressing of 500kg per/ha of superten 5K applied Autumn. Dec 2016 pH average 5.9, phosphate 23 & potash 6.75. Winter crops sown with 300kg/ha crop zeal boron boost & kale 100kg/ha urea.
Access & Roads Road frontage on two sides and lane access to most paddocks.
Supplement made on Farm Season dependent 200-300 bales of baleage, majority sent to vendors other farm in Central Otago, 'Stoneburn Station'.
Homestead Attractive concrete/roughcast family home comprising four bedrooms plus office, renovated kitchen/dining area and separate lounge which is all double glazed with a Fisher fire opening to the deck. Modernised bathroom, two toilets and laundry with large storage attached. Two heatpumps and new roof 10 years ago. Single garage.
Other Homes #108 Three bedroom weatherboard home with sunroom, yunca fire (woodburner), separate kitchen/dining and living. New roof approx. five years ago with ceiling batts installed, all gib lined internally with most recent gib lined walls having insulation installed (living areas), recent renovations to bathroom including relining and a new vanity. Skyline garage.
Farm Buildings Three stand raised board woolshed and covered yard (900 woollies), four bay haybarn plus two bays for grain/fertiliser, three bay haybarn, five bay implement shed, carshed/stable and various storage sheds.
Comments GV: $5,600,000 LV: $4,850,000 VI: $750,000 (September 2018)
Yards Cattle yards.
Woodlots 1 hectare of pines/poplars.
Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx ) 2019: 1000 MA Ewes, 290 Ewe Hoggets, 80 Ram Hoggets (Suffolk Stud sold as two tooths), 70 18 month beef cattle (approximately 20 carried over and the balance killed during June/July). August onwards: Beef calves arrive ex Stoneburn Station plus other cattle to finish (currently 135 yearlings and 109 2yr cattle) and 600-700 lambs to finish ex Stoneburn Station.
DDT Status Not tested.
Contour Description Flat.
Shelter Trees Various established/extensive shelter plantings add to the aesthetic appeal of the property.
Trademe Pricing Method Enquiries Over

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