Depot Glen

Stonehenge

Private Sale

Price on Application

Summary

Rural Property & Livestock is pleased to offer "Depot Glen" for sale for the first time in 38 years. Located 12 kms from Stonehenge Depot Glen offers approx. 70% Thomson River flood out country, an excellent set of steel yards and a beautiful 4 bedroom homestead.

Area & Tenure

Area

21,793ac GHPL

9000ac stockroute

Location & Services

Distance

12km to Stonehenge via unsealed roa

143km to Longreach via Thomson Development Rd

Rainfall

12"

Services

240v rural power, internet & phone

Primary school in Stonehenge

Longreach School of Distance Education to Year 10

Longreach State School to Year 12

Health facilities in Stonehenge (RFDS)

Base hospital in Longreach

Country

Depot Glen has a mix of approximately 70% Thomson River flood out country (23KM frontage)which is fed by several local creeks as well and will back up from a flood in Vergemont creek. This country will grow a number of highly palatable species which include Bluebush and Lignum with several native grasses and herbages such as potato vine, pigweed, flinders grass and channel sorghum. Rain in autumn will bring up Cooper Clover. The balance is semi timbered Gidgyea, Whitewood, Boree with areas of Mitchell grass downs and buffel grass on sandy, red ridges.

Water

Two large dams ranging from 30,000 – 50,000 yards excellently maintained and recently cleaned out. Numerous permanent waterholes along the Thomson River.

Fencing

Fencing is in good condition and is a mix of 2 barb, 3 plain construction.

Excellent set of steel cattle yards, bugle shape design with vet crush and calf branding facilities to handle 500 head. These yards have been designed to be easily worked with only two people.

 

Three stable complex incorporating tack room and feed shed. There are 3 day yards leading to 3 horse paddocks. There is also a 70 X 30 sand arena for working horses.

Structural Improvements

Solid timber four-bedroom, Air-conditioned homestead with two toilets and one bathroom. The homestead has been recently re- stumped with the large kitchen and lounge room renovated and new flooring installed.

 

Outside single building, lined and sealed with air-conditioning, presently used as a sewing room but could be utilized as an extra bedroom.

 

Internal cold room.

The homestead is complimented by established gardens including a fruit tree orchard.

Workshop and car shed; large machinery shed; hay shed; associated and ancillary buildings.