Boutique Organic Garlic Business AND / OR Property for Sale
Fancy a Tree Change? Farm Business Venture? A Relaxed Lifestyle on The Glorious New England, Northern NSW?
‘Carrigbyrne’, home of Rochford Organic Garlic. is a 35 acre Certified Organic Property on the Tenterfield creek, in a quiet location minutes from town. There are two purchase options, please contact us for details.
The Business: Featured on Sydney Weekender, and in numerous publications such as: Garlic by Penny Woodward; Transition Farms by Bev Buckley; The Land newspaper; Small Farms and Border Living magazines, ‘Carrigbyrne’ has been a thriving organic garlic business for the past 26 years, with a large customer base of both retail businesses and individuals from Melbourne to Darwin.
In 2015 Rochfords won Silver in the Royal Melbourne Fine Food Awards.
The garlic crop is usually sold before it leaves the ground. There is plenty of room for expansion.
The Farm has approximately 985 metre road frontage (with subdivision possible) and 150 metres of creek frontage. There are about 50 olive trees.
Irrigation Licence, Working Waterwheel, A large sheep shed, large storage shed, drying sheds, large working barn with power, irrigation equip, farm implements, & smoke house.
Platypus Viewing Platform overlooking the waterfall. Fishing.
The property is well fenced.
The Brick Veneer Home features: 4 Bedrooms with built-ins, main with renovated ensuite. Bathroom, newly renovated. Separate toilet, newly renovated. Large timber kitchen with wood stove(hot water connected) and electric stove. Walk in pantry/storeroom. Open plan dining /family room. Separate lounge / t.v. room. Large front verandah. Back patio. Double carport. Workshop. 2kw Solar System.
School bus passes the gate.
The home sits in beautiful established cool climate gardens designed by renowned garden designer and plantswoman, Carolyn Robinson. Well established, it now has abundant wildlife – echidnas, frogs and many birds such as blue wrens, honey eaters, parrots and bower birds.
Stone from the property has been cleverly used in features such as arches, walls, stone BBQ and pizza oven, a stone multipurpose workshop, and a beautiful round stone meditation sanctuary.
The grounds also feature a covered fruit and vegetable garden with watering system, a glass house, potting shed and shade house. Chook house and run.
There is a one room cottage (unfinished) in the wood just outside the garden grounds.
Please contact us through this Website and we will get back to you as soon as we are free
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