Harry Potter"s JK Rowling could be magicking herself to Australia after buying 6.5m mansion in Tasmania

Harry Potter"s JK Rowling could be magicking herself to Australia after buying 6.5m mansion in Tasmania

Harry Potter”s JK Rowling could be magicking herself to Australia after buying 6.5m mansion in Tasmania

8:58 AM on 6th June 2011

Aussie Hogwarts: JK Rowling has apparently bought this historic house for 6.5million in Tasmania

Aussie Hogwarts: JK Rowling has apparently bought this historic house for 6.5million in Tasmania

Elegant: The 19th Century house was built by convict labour

Elegant: The 19th Century house was built by convict labour

Dreaming up new books: One of the mansion

Dreaming up new books: One of the mansion”s bedrooms

Making an entrance: The author currently lives in Edinburgh with her husband Neil Murray and their three children

Making an entrance: The author currently lives in Edinburgh with her husband Neil Murray and their three children

New study The house is plenty big enough for JK to choose a room just for writing in

New study The house is plenty big enough for JK to choose a room just for writing in

Cooking up ideas: The property has a light, airy and modern kitchen

Cooking up ideas: The property has a light, airy and modern kitchen

Stunning location: The property comes with a a 865ha farm

Stunning location: The property comes with a a 865ha farm

Quick dip: With all that land, unsurprisingly the house has its own swimming pool too

Quick dip: With all that land, unsurprisingly the house has its own swimming pool too

Lounging about: There

Lounging about: There”s plenty of room for book shelves in the house

Room with a view: And no neighbours for miles around to really get away from it all

Room with a view: And no neighbours for miles around to really get away from it all

Working farm: Even the outbuildings are bigger than some people

Working farm: Even the outbuildings are bigger than some people”s flats

Outbuildings: JK appears to have a pair of her very own grain silos too

Outbuildings: JK appears to have a pair of her very own grain silos too

Moving Down Under JK Rowling and husband Neil Murray at the London premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in 2009

Moving Down Under JK Rowling and husband Neil Murray at the London premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in 2009

TASMANIA – ISLAND LIFE DOWN UNDER