WELL POSITIONED RURAL HOME
This well- positioned brick and tile home, with rural and water views over the Palmers Channel, sits on 1300m2 of flood –free land with tar road access. Only 10 minutes from Yamba town centre and beaches, 10 minutes to Maclean with it’s hospital and public offices, and about 50 minutes from Ballina jet airport, it offers the best of both worlds for those looking for a peaceful rural atmosphere, yet close to all the services.
The brick and tile home is of very solid construction and has been extremely well maintained over it’s lifetime. It consists of 3 bedrooms- main bedroom is huge with en-suite and walk-in robe, formal lounge area with separate dining, kitchen/living area with gas stove, and heaps of cupboards, and large main bathroom. Off the kitchen /living area is a large, tiled patio area, with insulated roof and fully screened sides – it captures the NE breezes in summer and the sun in winter and looks over rural surroundings. An internal laundry and double garage completes the under-roof area. A centrally positioned air-conditioner can cool and heat the house if needed, and there is a gas outlet for heating in the lounge area, if needed.
Externally, there is a fully lockable shed with power connected, a rear vegetable garden area with the balance being an easily maintained lawn area with mature trees. It is fully fenced for any pets, and the house is fully security screened.
Rates are $900 p.a. approximately, and the current owners are NBN connected.
Inspection of this quality property is highly recommended – please contact Ian Dunbar on 0414 949 531, or our head office in Yamba on (02) 66 462 400, for further information or inspection times.
Fast Facts about Palmers Island
The suburb of Palmers Island is located in the Local Government area of Clarence Valley and covers an area of approximately 34.9 Sq Km.
The surrounding suburbs include Palmers Channel, Wooloweyah and Yamba.
Currently, the median sale price of Houses, Units and Vacant Land in Palmers Island is $435,278 compared to $310,467 for the Local Government Area of Clarence Valley.
Local Amenities include a Club. There a Primary School.
In 2011, the population of Palmers Island was 370, with the main age group being people between 50 and 59 years of age.
Married people account for 75% of the population and households in Palmers Island are mainly Couples with no children.
There are approximately 136 dwellings, with the majority of these (86%) being house. 44.1% of properties in the area are fully owned, with 35.3% of the properties being purchased and 83% being owner occupied.
The largest segment of the population are Not in Labour Force, in general those in employment work as Managers with most people travelling to work by driving a car.