472 Upper Thornside Road, Widgee
132.7ha - $600,000
Ultimate Lifestyle Hideaway Lifestyle - Property ID: 879895
Located west of Gympie in the Widgee district approximately 40 minutes from Gympie and 10 minutes from Widgee.
Tucked away on 132.7 hectares (327 acres) in a very picturesque valley alive with the sound of the birds and other animals that call the area home. The owners have established a unique property surrounded by large gardens and fruit orchard merged into the native Australian bushland.
The well appointed house features three bedrooms with two bathrooms and open plan living, kitchen, dining area with wood burning fireplace plus large office, storeroom and laundry. The two car garage is below the house with large utility room that could be easily converted for other uses and the verandah with a great view over the property is certainly a great spot to sit and relax.
Timber is featured in many areas of the house including VJ ceilings, kitchen cupboards, dado wall, cupboard doors and floating floor. The house has mains power, 16 solar panels, solar hot water system, fans throughout and quality appliances in the kitchen.
There is 10,000 gallons of rainwater storage and there is a bore equipped with an electric submersible pump supplying gardens and orchards etc. A seasonal gully runs through the property.
There is a steel framed shed (9m x 6m with 6m x 3m awning) on a concrete floor, has power connected and a 450 gallon rainwater tank.
The property is predominantly timbered with only a few acres of cleared creek flats suitable for a few cattle or horses.
This unique property is set up with a very productive mixed fruit orchard, vegetable garden and chook run making it a self sustainable lifestyle property on the edge of national park and forestry areas.
There is a mail service five days a week, landline phone, school bus runs from down the road to Widgee and Gympie schools. Widgee has sports recreation facilities, sportsground bar, shop, Rural Fire Brigade with very strong local community groups.