• AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale
  • AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale

AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard and 16th Chateau for sale

€5,300,000
REF 4222102

Overview

Beautiful ‘Bordeaux Supérieur’ vineyard estate of 59.25 ha of vines plus an additional 7.8 ha on a farming contract.

This historical Château of 900 m² dates back to the 16th century and is surrounded by parkland and meadows located in the middle of vineyards with beautiful countryside views.

The Château has several reception rooms on the ground floor which all adjoin and 15 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms on the first and second floors and 1 shower room.

The property has approx. 2045 m² of farm buildings for the production of its wine, as well as 5 staff cottages.

It is sold in its entirety with all the equipment and the 2 registered brand names of the Château.

Residence
Beautiful Château of 900 m² on 3 levels. The ground floor comprises an entrance hall with a stone staircase, a large sitting room, a small sitting room, a dining room, a kitchen, a billiard room and a study.
Central heating is fueled by a new "Buderus" boiler.
On the first and second floors, there are 15 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, as well as 1 shower room. The whole is in its original state with beautiful floors, period fireplaces, lovely luminous spaces, but would benefit from redecoration.

The vineyard
AOC Bordeaux Supérieur vineyard of 59.2468 hectares in full ownership plus 7.7997 hectares which are currently farmed. The vineyard includes a significant percentage of old vines.

The vines are composed of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet-Sauvignon for the high-quality red wine, while the grape varieties of the white wine consist of Sauvignon, Sauvignon Gris, Sémillon and a little Muscadelle. The soil is claylimestone on rock. The rows of vines are planted at 2 m with about 5000/5500 plants per hectare.

Located 2 minutes from all amenities and 30 minutes from Bordeaux, its TGV station and its international airport and 25 minutes from Libourne and its train station (2 hours from Paris with the LGV line.

Wines
There are several ranges of wines - AOC Bordeaux Supérieur for the red wine, AOC Bordeaux Rosé wine and AOC Bordeaux Blanc Sec for the white wine. The château has 2 different registered brand names for the red wine.
The wine is mainly sold to the Bordeaux wine trade and to 7/8000 retail customers. The wine received a gold medal at the 2015 ‘Gilbert & Gaillard International Competition’ and a silver medal at the ‘Concours des grands vins de France’ in Maçon.
With the farming contract there are 2 additional 'Château' brand names.

Farm buildings
There are approx. 2045 m²of farm buildings :
a store of 200 m², offices of 75 m², a winery of 1000 m², a barrel / bottle store of 550 m², and a storage shed of 220 m². (the measurements are approximate). There is also a large reception room used for the harvester’s meals with a fireplace and a kitchen for the staff.
Recent modernization of the winery, with an increase in the number of vats and improvement of the installations. The vats are thermo-regulated. The objective is to modernise while respecting tradition and increasing the quality of the product.
There are 6 full-time employees; a wine cellar master, 2 wine employees, a farm manager, an assistant farm manager and a secretary. The property is sold totally equipped with all necessary machinery and the 2 registered brand names of the Château.

5 Staff cottages
In the courtyard, there is a house with 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room and a kitchen. Outside the courtyard there is a house with 2 bedrooms, bathroom, large living room / kitchen / dining room. At the entrance gate of the property, there is a house with 3 large bedrooms, a small bathroom, a living room and a kitchen. The house requires the installation of sanitation. There is another house with 2 bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room and a kitchen / dining room with attached a high barn for storage of the harvesting machine. Next to it there is 1 house with kitchen, dining room of 30 m², living room and upstairs 3 bedrooms and 1 shower room. Two of the five houses are inhabited.

Details

  • Rooms: 26
  • Property Size: 900 m2
  • Land Size: 710000 m2
  • In country setting/ à la campagne
  • For large families and entertaining/ Pour grandes familles et receptions
  • With Historic charm / Avec charme Historique
  • AOC BORDEAUX
Michael Baynes

Michael Baynes

Co-Founder & Executive Partner
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