Cow Bay is a hidden away gem in the Daintree Rainforest. It offers the ultimate in natural beauty, fresh air , pure water from mother nature and self sustainable living. If you are looking for a tree or sea change, this property offers both.
*Located only 1 klm to beach, you can make strolling on a world class beach a part of your everyday.
*Set amongst a tropical rainforest surround, the property boasts a large yard with a gentle slope leading down to a wet weather creek.
*This four bedroom 1 bathroom steel frame home offers 2 undercover verandahs to maximise the outdoor living that comes with living in the tropics.
*The home has been recently tenanted at $350 per week, making it an good investment property.
*The open plan main living space comprises of the kitchen, dining and lounge areas. Additional dining and sitting areas can be created outside on the full length verandah.
*Main living area features split system air conditioning.
*The four bedrooms each have built in wardrobes, ceiling fans and each overlook a different aspect of the attractive grounds.
*Separate bathroom and laundry with a Clivus Multrum composting toilet, three quarter bath and shower.
*WATER – Pure and clean Daintree rainwater is collected on the roof and stored in 2 watertanks (44000 litres total) then pressure pumped to the house.
*POWER- A professionally installed full R.A.P.S. runs the home, meaning you are no longer slave to ever increasing power bills. The system comprises 16 solar panels charging a 24 volt battery bank.(Battery bank is still operational but due for replacement -see handy no.s list in property info email – by request – for contact details of battery installers.) A 3kw Outback brand inverter provides enough for all your power needs. (Outback inverters designed for our harsh aussie climate) A back up 7kva Yanmar diesel generator kicks in to provide power when the sun doesn’t. Properly maintained, a R.A.P.S. (Remote Area Power System) of this size provides non-stop power constantly. The system is so efficient you’ll have to remind yourself you are not on mains power. The generator and battery shed is custom built and situated away from the house for noise minimisation.
*Fully screened with security doors front and back.
*Hardwood decking on both verandahs
*Gas hot water and cooktop cooking
*Satellite Internet and HD TV
*Property size 2.5 acres with approx .5 acres cleared and remainder glorious rainforest.
*Rates approx $1300 per year.
*1 minute drive to waste transfer station
*3 minute drive to world class COW BAY Beach. Cow Bay Hotel and Alexandra Bay State School – 8 minutes. 25 mins to Daintree Ferry Crossing. 45 minutes to picturesque Mossman and 1 hr to the international holiday destination village of Port Douglas.
This home has been a consistent earner, renting out for $320 to $350 over recent years. Once Battery bank is replaced, the potential exists for a reliable rental income.
*Contact Mark Whitham, Raine and Horne Mossman, Daintree Region Specialist on 0419 735 943 or [email protected]
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