Have you been looking for a profitable wine estate with award winning wines and an existing wine export market with good tourism accommodation potential to develop?
This well located and elevated wine farm ticks especially the terroir, water and cellar €œboxes€ €“ all 3 essentials for delivering wine estate wines of distinction.
Three cultivars are planted on about 13 ha €“ Chardonnay, Merlot and Sauvignon Blanc. The owners have been employing environmentally friendly and sustainable methods by using natural pest control and fertilizers where possible.
About half of the existing wine production are at present exported to Europe, USA, China, Africa and other regions of the world. All wine brands and equipment will be sold as part of the going concern.
The farm has been allocated 40 ha of Theewaterskloof irrigation rights €“ a prerequisite for possible future vineyard extensions by the new owner.
The holding dam is annually filled with the winter runoff from the mountain. The dam is located next to the cellar and tasting room and lends itself also for further tourism related improvements. A beautiful natural forest is running from the dam in a small ravine up to the top of the mountain.
The 400 ton cellar is well-equipped with a barrel maturation cellar, a bottled wine storing area which is temperature controlled and its own bottling and labeling facilities. A beautiful tasting room (see photos) completes the visitors wine experience.
The wine farm has 2 main houses. The manor house has 4 bedrooms and 3,5 bathrooms. Its veranda has the most beautiful views of the Stellenbosch valley and the surrounding mountains including Simonsberg mountain. The private garden has lovely mature oak trees and a rose garden with a swimming pool.
The second house is fully renovated and located elevated behind and above the cellar overlooking a dam with beautiful views of Stellenbosch. It has 3 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms.
There are also 2 semi-attached cottages. Both have 2 bedrooms and bathrooms €“ with a beautiful braai area overlooking the Stellenbosch valley.
The owner has building plans available to either convert and/or build a venue / conference facilities or extended guest facilities.
The managers house and 4 labour cottages is located closer to the entrance of the wine estate.