This is your opportunity to purchase a wine farm and -cellar in the heart of the Cape Winelands. Being both sides of the R44, you have seamless access to Wellington, Paarl, Malmesbury, Ceres and Cape Town, Stellenbosch and the north through the N1 only 15 minutes away.
The vineyards covers 16.5 hectares of various cultivars of red wine grapes. Of the 33 hectares, 7 are on the mountain’s side and 26 on the valley’s side. The cellar is well known internationally and won various awards for its wines.
This is an ongoing business, so you can purchase it as a going concern, which have certain VAT advantages. The wine cellar building of nearly 470 m² houses the cellar itself, tasting area and a two bedroom flat, ideal accommodation for the manager/ winemaker. In front of the cellar building, there is a permanent gazebo that is being used for weddings and small functions.
Accommodation consists of a five bedroom house of 280 m² that is currently rented out for R16 000 per month. In adition to the flat inside the cellar building, there is also a two bedroom mountain cottage that is currently being rented out for R6 500 per month.
There is also a small labourers cottage on the property. Allocation of the Berg River Irrigation Scheme is for 8 hectares. It is being used to fill the reservoir in the winter so that there is more than enough water when the summer season starts. T
he property leans itself to further development because of the wonderful location. If you erect a larger conference/ wedding venue and/ or road stall, you can utilise the busy R44 linking Wellington with Stellenbosch for free advertising!
The cherry on the cake is that a portion has been rezoned as agricultural II, which means permission to conduct business, like a restaurant/ guest house. This property presents an exciting opportunity for the budding wine maker or entrepreneur to make a commercial success of the business.