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Urban Permaculture property for sale

Posted by Blake Hudson over 10 years ago

Urban Permaculture property for sale

This unique split level home is situated in central Mundingburra, close to the Ross River. It offers a newly renovated tiled retreat, which is currently utlised as a self contained living space with a kitchenette and forth room.

Appropriately addressed at 8 Garden street, it boasts edible landscaped gardens - created to grow organic produce and integrates efficient systems for low maintence. Relax in the tropical settings that feature permaculture designs, including a banana circle, double herb spiral, chicken coop, composting system, kitchen garden and pereninal fruit beds.

The outdoor gazebo creates a great space for entertaining and watching the chickens in their coop.

Shower under the stars in the 'nature' inspired outdoor shower; screened by bamboo, gourds and a banana circle which captures the water run off.

The double herb spiral grows an abundance of culinary and medicinal herbs and adds to the tranquility.

An undercover timber deck overlooks the private front garden where the scent of jasmine wafts through the main living area, connected by large sliding glass doors. This level comprises of a spacious lounge, dining room and kitchen with 'Johnson River' hardwood timber floors.

The kitchen has been updated and features new stainless steel appliances including an 'Amelia' gas oven and cooktop as well as plenty of storage and views of the garden.

Upstairs leads to the three bedrooms, bathroom and seperate toilet. Two rooms are air-conditioned, have built in robes and access onto a balcony.

Apart of the refreshed interior and new exterior paint, new fans and lights have been installed as well as a new hot water system.

The aspect captures the breeze and encourages natural light through the windows, creating an open and airy feel with garden views. Summer is welcomed with split system air-conditioning, insulation and reflective paint on the roof.

Plenty of storage with a 3x3 shed, small locker, green house and two clothes lines.

This property is not just a home, it is a sanctuary - an edible oasis in a central location with schools, shops and transport in close proximity.

Ross River parklands and walking/bike tracks - 1 minute
Anderson Gardens - 5 mintures
Townsville City - 10 minutes
Strand - 13 minutes

Rates - $808.20 half yearly

Some edibles growing: Papaya, Mulberry, Starfruit, Lemon, Lime, Macadamia, Sugarcane, Icecream bean, strawberries, tomatoes, corn, leafy greens, beans, sweet potato, banana, guava, aloevera, mint, tulsi, basils, lemongrass, rosemary, thyme, bay leaf, oregano, gotukola, daylilly, amaranth, pigeon pea, bamboo, cucumber, luffa, mother spice, lilypily, sweetleaf, potato, capsicum, eggplant, ceylon and eyptian spinach, ginger, tumeric, galangal, waterspinach, purslane, dill, watercress, cassava, chilli, cardamon, cilantro and more.

Option to purchase with furniture and rent to willing tenants for $580 per week OR make it your 'home sweet home' today.

$373,000.00 Negotiable


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Blake Hudson : SOLD!!!! :D :D
Posted over 9 years ago

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