This 10 ha lifestyle property has a beautiful, quaint rural setting just minutes away from the town of Wellington. Located at the foothills of the Hawequa Mountains, this picturesque and undulating holding features 8 ha of prime vineyards (Chardonnay; Viognier; Cabernet Sauvignon; Pinotage; Merlot; Shiraz; Mourvedre; Petit Verdot) on proven terroir, with Glenrosa shale the predominant soil type.
The average yield per ha is between 4 and 6 tons of wine grapes which get vinified in the cellar with the capacity to process 50 tons.
The wine cellar has modern equipment to make stunning traditional wines. Included in the list of award winning handcrafted wines is the formidable MCC, an elegant bubbly.
All the vineyards are trellised and under drip irrigation. Water sources are from a catchment dam on the farm as well as a borehole for irrigation of which the water is stored in 80 000 liter storage tanks. Another borehole supplies water for domestic use.
Apart from the cellar, there is a room for the storage of dry goods, a well-equipped tasting room, a separate office building, garaging for 3 vehicles as well as a staff cottage, occupied by 1 family. The main residence, sitting on a hill, was meticulously renovated to preserve its history yet thoughtfully updated for modern living. The upgrades will please the most discriminating buyer.
The double story house boasts 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, an office, a TV room, an open plan area for dining, the lounge and custom kitchen (with pantry and scullery), all wonderful for entertaining. The serene outdoor area includes an established garden with a swimming pool.
Consisting of 3 title deeds, this well maintained property is move-in ready. Available as a going concern, the deal will include all the land and buildings, the vineyards, winery/farming equipment, bottled and bulk stock, export permit, the highly regarded label, goodwill and intellectual knowledge.
Given the good location and different title deeds, the owner is in the process of engaging with the authorities to explore the development potential for erecting 3 additional dwellings as well as a function venue.