This is a unique opportunity to secure a private estate that has 12ha of native forest protected by a QE2 covenant and a lowland Totara forest replanted with over 400,000 species of trees native to this location. A large lake and wetland area, home to the native inhabitants, provides an inexhaustible water supply for irrigation and water to the two magnificent building sites. There are 12km of extensively developed walkways through the native bush, the developing bush and wetlands.
Plans are available for an architect-designed, five-star private lodge complete with a landscape plan incorporating a helicopter pad.
A huge, high-class estate administration centre with an office, kitchen, dining and large four-bay implement shed and workshop is situated in a convenient location and a double carriageway, high standard access road and bridge provide quality access from Higgins Road to the administration centre and onto the two independent building sites. Each building site has tele communication network and power services installed.
Both building platforms enjoy outstanding views of the Tasman Bay, Richmond Ranges and Mt Arthur. There is a resource consent in place for a third building platform and hydrology and engineering reports are ready for a consent application.
A three bedroom plus office manager’s residence is situated on the edge of the Totara forest.
This is a unique and very special property, developed to the highest possible standard and a pleasure to view.
The opportunities are endless.
Rateable Value $4,345,000