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5 for the Price of 1Property ID 15713061 large modern home + 4 lodges that offer the perfect privacy and seclusion that is more than hard to find. The home and business are situated on 39.99 hectares and just minutes from Atherton. It is without question a property of the highest caliber and offering panoramic Tableland views.
A private and secluded retreat located just one hours scenic drive from Cairns, the Great Barrier Reef and Cairns International Airport. The townships of Atherton & Mareeba are just a short drive away and the retreat is centrally located to all the natural attractions and the many gourmet food and wine operations. Lake Tinaroo and other lakes are also close by.
A natural eucalypti bushland setting and 360 degree views overlooking farmland and the mountain ranges beyond towards Port Douglas. There are several kilometers of bush walking tracks with a self guided species list.
The owner's residence is modern, spacious and open plan in design with high cathedral ceilings and panoramic views from the floor to ceiling windows. It has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, under cover patio areas, office and separate reception area. The guest bedroom and ensuite with private entry and patio has the potential to be converted to bed & breakfast accommodation. Residence total area 316 sq. meters.
Four award winning stand-alone self-contained lodges with spas accommodating one couple offering BBQs, large private decks and panoramic views. The lodges have been spaced along the ridge top to offer maximum views and privacy for guests. The lodges are well maintained with modern fixtures and fittings and unique hand crafted timber furniture and range in size from 83-94 sq metres.
The property is zoned 'Tourism Special Facilities' and approval is in place to build an additional six lodges, good figures and full list of P& L available. The business has been operating 20 years and can be operated by one couple and has a strong repeat guest clientele.
The natural environment attracts wildlife including wallabies, sugar gliders, butterflies, blue wing kookaburras and an abundance of birds which are attracted to the native trees planted around the lodges. Lodges are provided with fresh rain water for drinking and showering and a bore provides water for toilets and external taps. All water is recycled through a waste water treatment plant which is then reused for watering all the native plants.
Infrastructure & Equipment
The retreat has several kilometers of roads which include asphalt & concrete sealed roads. There is a bore, windmill and several water tanks with appox 400,000Ltr rain water storage in 11 tanks plus a 4 bay shed. Equipment includes a generator, air compressor, pressure water cleaner, fire fighting pump and water tank and an unregistered van used for cleaning.
This property is being sold as an established business and has great potential with approvals in place to expand. Call Ray White Atherton for more information or to arrange an inspection.