Rural real estate in Tasmania
When looking to buy rural real estate, Tasmania is a state you must consider. Tasmania has developed an international reputation for producing quality products. Whether you’re buying a small hobby farm or a much larger commercial operation, research is a must. GoRegional reviews the best that Tasmania has to offer.
Tasmania’s temperate climate, fertile soils, annual rainfall (generally 400-1500 mm in the east of the state and 1000-3000 mm in the west) and long sunshine hours produce excellent growing conditions for most farming activities. Almost a third of Tasmania’s land area (68,300 km²) is consigned to rural real estate.
The most important individual commodities in Tasmania based on the gross value of agricultural production were milk, followed by cattle and calves and potatoes. Significant smaller industries include wool, sheep and lambs, apples, cherries, carrots, onions, viticulture, hay and nurseries. Niche products include wasabi, ginseng, olives, walnuts, herbs, truffles, deer and goats etc.
No matter what sort of farm you're looking for, Tasmania is likely to have one that suits your needs. We've curated some favourite TAS farms for sale below - have a look!
"LIMESTONE VALLEY" - Outstanding highly productive cattle property located in a reliable high rainfall area. Family owned since 1868 and running a closed commercial hereford herd.
Land is mostly all to permanent pastures, level to very gently undulating. Split into 18 paddocks all with water from creek or town supply. Continuous fertiliser history. Currently running 50 cows/calves, 110 yearlings & 2 year olds and bulls. Farm buildings include steel cattle yards, 2-stand shearing shed & yards, CGI barn (900 bale), 3-bay machinery shed, workshop and garage. "Limestone Valley" homestead (c.1900) is located on the outskirts of Mole Creek village. Federation style 3-bedroom home has been extensively renovated and restored. Open plan living area, extensive use of timbers. Bedrooms have open fires, master with bay window. "Limestone Valley" represents a rare opportunity to purchase such a quality productive and renown property. Livestock available.
An additional grazing block of 170.7 hectares is also available
The Phone Code for this property is: 11093. Please quote this number when phoning or texting.
The main Lodge has been well designed with stunning solid celery top pine posts throughout, rendered walls combined with timber cathedral ceilings which certainly has the "WOW" factor especially with the sensational ocean views from the mainly glass walls on the north facing area.
The main Lodge has four large double bedrooms, two large living areas, a dining area, two bathrooms and a commercial size kitchen, which has a stainless steel gas stove and oven and a Rayburn wood stove which has a water jacket that heats the water during the winter months and is also used for cooking, it also heats the whole Lodge during the winter months.
There is also a large Saxon wood heater that heats the Lodge.
The main Lodge runs on a 240 volt off the grid solar system.
The main Lodge was built with quality in mind; there are Tasmanian Oak timber floors all through the bottom floors.
The building is north facing and captures the winter sun which heats the house and captures the sun for the solar system..
The living areas and front bedrooms also share the amazing ocean views, the two back bedrooms both share the lovely bush setting.
There is a copper sprinkler system on the Lodge for fire fighting purposes.
Included are three Eco Studio Chalets currently operated as a holiday retreat which can be operated by the owners or managers. The current owners manage the chalets and close three months of the year.
The chalets are fully furnished and share the amazing ocean vista which is one of the main attractions for national and international tourists.
The fully refurbished chalets are fully self contained with a full gas stove and oven, 12 volt low compression electric fridge, a large ensuite bathroom Queen size beds, wardrobe, dining setting, 2 lounge chairs and a color LED TV.
Please note the chalets are not being sold as a business and they can be used for private guest accommodation.
The potential for the smart investor is amazing with potential to build up to 20 additional chalets....STCA
Lumera Eco Lodge and Chalets has been proclaimed by the Tasmanian State Government, as a Private Nature Reserve
Whilst every care has been taken to verify the accuracy of the details in this advertisement, For Sale By Owner (forsalebyowner.com.au Pty Ltd) cannot guarantee its correctness. Prospective buyers or tenants need to take such action as is necessary, to satisfy themselves of any pertinent matters.
(ACCESS TO THIS PROPERTY IS VIA SOUTH ARM ROAD NOT GELLIBRAND DRIVE.) Situated in a private and tranquil setting in beautiful Sandford, is this stunning four-bedroom stone and cedar constructed large family home. As you drive up to this impressive property, experience the modern-day stresses fall away and unwind at your own rural paradise. The formal entrance beckons you to the spacious and open planned living, dining and kitchen with lovely high ceilings. This really is the hub of the home, perfect for all the family to meet for breakfast, refuel for lunch and download from the day at dinner time. The home chef will love cooking in this spacious kitchen with stacks of storage, great preparation area and a substantial walk in pantry. Even washing up is enjoyable with picturesque rural views through the large undercover entertaining deck.
A separate formal lounge with open fireplace would make a perfect quiet reading retreat or alternatively, a media room. Additionally, a spacious home office would suit anyone running a business (STCA) or space for the kids to study. To the rear of the home is another good-sized living area with wood heater and kitchenette plus a separate bedroom, making this an enviable teenagers retreat, guest accommodation or option for the elderly parents to join you. Two bathrooms with both showers and baths ensure that there are no issues over bathroom time and the home has two toilets.
Outside is a spacious fenced area for the kids and pets to play safely, a lovely pergola plus a paved alfresco BBQ area perfect to spread out and entertain with a large or intimate group. The 9m x 9m shed/garage will excite the boys with toys and an additional double garage means there is no lack of space to store those special vehicles, car projects, boat or caravan. Alternatively, for the horse enthusiast, you could create that "always dreamed about" stable complex! And talking about horses, with two holding yards, fenced paddocks, space to install an arena and safe access to the renown Tangara Trails, you will have an abundance of options to ride. A covering of light bush on the block means a supply of constant and easy access firewood and there are 3 dams with one large enough for you to paddle your canoes. Wanting to grow your own produce? An established olive grove and netted orchard with cherries, apples, plums, nectarines, apricots and mulberries mean that you could even choose to sell on the excess to local markets.
So, if you have been looking for a lifestyle property large enough for the whole family to spread out and enjoy, a property that you will never want to leave, then today's the day you've found it. There is so much more to know about this splendid property, please call to arrange an inspection time.
Less than 10 mins drive to beaches, shops and restaurants
Solar panels. New LED downlights
Wood heater, open fire and reverse cycle heat pump
Chook pen, woodshed and hay shed
28 min drive to Hobart CBD
Roberts Real Estate have obtained all information in this document from sources considered to be reliable; however, we cannot guarantee its accuracy.
Prospective purchasers are advised to carry out their own investigations. All measurements are approximate.
This could be the ultimate seaside home and lifestyle that you've been waiting for. From the warm, welcoming, practical layout of this immaculately presented home inside, the easy care landscaping and room for everything outside, to the enviable 4 bay garage/shed/carport - you will want for nothing and feel completely relaxed and right at home here at 25 Old Spring Bay Road.
Presented on one single level, the hub of the home is the open plan living and dining with feature highlight ceiling, cosy freestanding wood heater and Tasmanian Oak timber floors flowing through to the adjoining kitchen. This kitchen space is a cook's dream, featuring Caesarstone benchtops, an abundance of cupboard and pantry space, induction cooktop, soft close drawers and quality Bosch appliances.
There are four bedrooms, all with large built-ins, with two bedrooms on either side of the home, giving privacy and space to visiting friends or family. At the front of the home there is an additional light filled office/study space, ideal if continuing to work from home, with direct access to the front porch.
The master bedroom offers walk-in robe, ensuite and wall mounted TV. Your private little oasis should you need some quiet time-out.
From both sides of the home, you can access the rear covered alfresco and entertaining area, a great spot to enjoy an afternoon drink or Sunday barbeque. Built with modern composite decking, this is one space you won't have to spend your weekends sanding, staining or painting. Just sit back and relax!
Outside, there is plenty of room to park the boat, caravan or trailer, or store them securely in the 4 bay garage/shed complete with toilet, second laundry, workshop and wood heater. Gardens have been landscaped to be minimal and easy care, with a smaller grassed area for some raised vegie patches and a few citrus trees as well.
This home has so much to offer with inspection a must - call us to inspect or find out more.
25 Old Spring Bay Road at a glance:
• 3 minutes walk to Schouten Beach
• 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom + office/study
• 13m x 8m 4 bay garage/shed with workshop and carport
• 2012 master built in immaculate condition
• Polished Tas Oak flooring throughout
• 2kW solar system installed
• 10,000L water tank feeds washing machine, dishwasher, toilets & garden