'Killamont' is historically known as one of the first large settlement farms in the Goulburn Valley region (Central Victoria). Initially the property was renowned for cropping and sheep but with the introduction of irrigation, the current owners have turned it into one of the largest tomato growing enterprises in Australia.
The property comprises of approximately 1000 Acres (404Ha) of rich Lemnos Loam, plus an excellent fertilizer history make it ideal for the growing of large number of products - tomatoes, vegetables, fruit, cropping or fattening livestock.
The irrigation development comprises of 775 Acres (314ha) of comprehensive sub service irrigation making one of the largest of its kind in the Goulburn Valley. 100% of the property drains to 75 meg turkey nest dam which is a great advantage. There is also an opportunity to obtain some off farm drainage which is an added bonus. A small percentage of land has been put aside as a reserve to preserve remnant trees, native animals (kangaroos) and birds.
This property boasts excellent infrastructure, comprising of:
- 750sqm Machinery/workshop plus 252sqm skillion with cement floor & 3 phase power
- Cattle yards with concrete floor, undercover area plus weighing facility
- 40 year old shearing shed that could be reinstated if sheep were reintroduced
- Plus lots more……
The farm is complimented by a magnificent 1900’s homestead ‘Killamont’. The home comprises of 6 bedrooms all with fireplaces, main with ensuite, 3.9m ceilings, ornate cornices, pressed metal ceilings, wallpaper and many more original features. The large kitchen/meals area is equipped with brick feature walls, large walk in pantry, slate floor with floor heating. Other rooms include: formal dining room, billiard room, study, lounge and formal lounge. The home is surrounded by spectacular gardens featuring manicured lawns, ornamental & native trees, auto sprinklers and well designed in-ground swimming pool.
Other features include: 3 bay brick garage, separate servants kitchen, cellar and brick boiler room which houses a wood fired boiler that services the hydronic heating throughout the home.
This property is truly one of the most prestigious properties in Central Victoria and will be sought after by buyers from all around the world - a piece of local history.