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End of an era for Upper Hunter icon | The Land

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  • LOCATION: Blandford
  • EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: Closing March 24
  • LAND: 133ha (330ac)
  • AGENTS: Angus Patterson, 0427 443 250, McGrath; Michael Pallier, 0417 371 522, Sotheby’s Realty.

A rich chunk of NSW pastoral history has hit the market in the shape of an Upper Hunter landmark homestead property, to wind up five generations of extended family ownership.

On offer, by expressions of interest, is Bickham Homestead, the Blandford property that was home for most of its settled life to successive generations of the Wright family.

The station property of which Bickham Homestead was once the working core encompassed at its peak some 4856 hectares (12,000 acres).

It hosted annual shearings of up to 20,000 sheep and was home to well-regarded Merino sheep…



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