Inglis Rural Property are excited to offer 'Luskin Park', widely regarded as one of the lower Hunter Valley's premier thoroughbred facilities with a track record for producing some of Australia's champion runners including Luskin Star and Foxwedge.
For Sale Via Expressions of Interest Closing 6th May 2020
46* hectares (113* acres)
Luskin Park is conveniently located on the bank of the Hunter River, only a 2 hour drive from Sydney. The property is located 23* kilometres from Maitland, 63* kilometres from Newcastle, 113* kilometres from Scone and 184* kilometres from Sydney.
• 12 Box Stable Complex with central breezeway, lighting, electricity and concrete floor
• Old Stables converted into 3 larger post-operative or mare and foal boxes
• Feed Shed
• Vet Shed
• 8 Horse undercover walker
• Round Yard
• 5 horse shelters
• Cattle Yards
Features extensive timber post and rail fencing ideal for horses and cattle. The property is subdivided into a total of 38 paddocks.
Luskin Park is ideally suited as an equine spelling/breeding operation and has demonstrated a sustainable carrying capacity of up to 40* mares and foals alongside over 20* spelling horses.
TOPOGRAPHY AND SOILS
The property features arable and productive land, gently undulating with some marginally steeper areas. Soils on the property range from deep, fertile alluvial soils and are suitable for intensive production.
A desirable blend of native and improved pastures including lucerne, kikuyu, kangaroo grass, paspalum and rye grass pastures are planted on the alluvial flats and surrounding paddocks.
Average annual rainfall is 811* millimetres (Bureau of Meteorology)
Water is a feature of Luskin Park, which is bound by the Hunter River on its eastern and southern boundaries. Water Access Licences totalling 146* megalitres (incl. 106 MgL General Security and 40 MgL of High Security) connected to a river pump supplying water troughs as well as to irrigation hydrants in each paddock.
• Luskin Park Homestead - Substantial 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom, recently renovated kitchen, office, cool room, veranda, laundry and in-ground swimming pool. Large 4 vehicle carport.
• Self contained flat - 1 bedroom quarters with kitchen, living area and detached bathroom.
A wonderful and rare opportunity to secure one of the Hunter Valleys jewel holdings.
- Living Area
- Air Conditioning