‘Figtrees’ The Benchmark In Equine Acreage Properties In QLD’s Scenic Rim

3 ARMSTRONG ROAD, BIDDADDABA

Set on 79.47 Hectares (200 acres) across 2 titles, this property boasts 3 homes, fully operational top class Equine rearing and caring facilities, a virtually unlimited water supply, all located just 45 mins from the Gold Coast and under an hour to Brisbane. Google Maps Link.

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Main Homestead

An elaborate 6 bedroom sandstone homestead offers peaceful panoramas across the fertile black soil flats with Biddaddaba Creek in the distance. Amidst acres of lush automatically watered lawns, water features and the spectacular fig trees, the main homestead boasts generous living and dining areas, games/trophy room, high vaulted ceilings and wrap around extra wide verandahs. A self-contained, separate 2 bedroom unit ensures your guests enjoy privacy whilst still under the same roof. The bitumen private driveway to the main homestead that leads to the 4 car garage ensures peace and privacy away from the workings of the farm.

Managers Cottage

The original dwelling on the property is the 3 bedroom charming Queenslander located in close proximity to the stable complex and foaling unit.

Second Home

Located on the elevated Southern side of the property on a separate title is this 3 bedroom brick home with private access, stables and day yards.

Fencing

The construction of several kilometres of steel fencing ensures low maintenance and safety are both prioritised. Utilising the herringbone system the interconnecting laneways that flow to covered yards allow simple management of horses. Wide laneways also allow for easy livestock, vehicle and machinery movement.

Water/Irrigation

The main dam has a 330m wall and holds an estimated 300MG built in October 2007. A pumping station enables water to be pumped through mains across the entire property. 2 high flow bores, located on Biddaddabba Creek side of the property add to the ample water supply. All mains are 127mm (5″) with 63mm sub mains. Virtually the entire holding can be irrigated with a hard hose irrigator, which is included in the sale. The main gardens and lawns are completely irrigated with over 120* pop-ups enabling year-round greenery.

Equine and Farming Facility

The beating heart of the Figtrees commercial operation is a tilt slab complex with 18 spacious stables, extra-wide central bays and easy clean bobcat friendly facilities. These stables, machinery sheds and main working facilities enjoy separate farm access and include –

– 18 Stables
– Hot and cold wash bays
– Full vet facilities
– Male and female showers and toilets
– Disabled toilets
– Full kitchen
– Tack room
– Tool room and workshop
– 2 bedrooms for staff and laundry
– Fully floodlit sand round yard
– 6 horse multispeed walker
– 6 floodlit day yards on high wattage lighting with timers
– Feedshed
– Foaling unit
– 4 bay machinery shed
– 40KVA solar system

Commercial History

Figtrees farm has successfully reared Stakes winners including Bring Me The Maid, Jonker and iVictory. Yearling sales of horses off the property through Magic Millions has exceeded $10.5m over the last 5 years.

Agents Comments

Figtrees is a world class equine operation in an enviable location, mineral rich soils, drought proof water supply and excellent infrastructure which will stand up to any inspection. Figtrees will be sold at auction, we welcome your private inspection.

Clint Donovan 0422 944 985
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David Chester 0410 683 466
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Property features

Garage spaces: 10
Land size: 79.47ha

Auction

Thursday 10 June 11:00am