Sotheby's International Realty - Paarl, WC
This beautiful South African wine estate nestles at the foot of well known Paarl Mountains of the Winelands area in the Western Cape. Surrounded by peaceful vineyards, this Paarl Wine Estate is ideally situated 30 minutes from the beaches, shops and malls and the Mother City of Cape Town. The property is positioned on the edge of the Paarl Mountain, with easy access to main roads. It has wonderful views and offers an exceptional lifestyle for family members with the advantage of a good commercial income.
This is one of the largest wine estates in the Western Cape, only 30 minutes from the Cape Town International Airport and Cape Town. Situated in the heart of the Winelands, between Stellenbosch and Paarl, one can enjoy fast and convenient access to Cape Town. This Paarl property takes full advantage of some of the area’s most beautiful countryside with stunning views.
The well established wine brand is nearly 40 years old. The Brand is also known for producing award winning wines over decades. The more than 200 hectares of vines are mostly young vines. This Wine Estate export about 60% of their wines and market the rest in South Africa. This is a very special and profitable Wine Estate with its own production cellar, aging cellar, bottling plant and bottled stock cellar and marketing team. They are involved in the full value chain from prime production to the consumer table! This 320ha (830 acres), top class Wine Estate offers an exceptional building infrastructure that includes: Homestead, Manager’s house, Owner’s house, Guesthouse and 5 garages, several Storerooms, Workshops, Cold rooms, Implement Sheds and Cellars. The Cellar Infrastructure including Barrel maturation Cellar (Insulated and temperature controlled), Bottle maturation Cellar (Insulated and temperature controlled), Bottling room, compressor room, cooling tower, cooling plant, office and tasting room, bulk storage cellar, dispatch and laboratory, production cellar
The vineyards include 13 Cultivars planted in 44 blocks on about 200 hectares with an average production of 1200 ton per annum. Seldom is such an impressive, productive commercial farm offered to the market. The history of this family heritage on this estate goes back centuries and has to be viewed to be appreciated. The property enjoys peacefulness and calming atmosphere where the influences of several generations can be felt and appreciated. Paarl has a large area of unspoilt natural beauty at its doorstep including the Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve with its picturesque landscape of fynbos vegetation dominated by massive rounded granite rock formations. In addition to the numerous Wine Estates and recreational facilities, the culinary delights of Paarl range from traditional fare to exquisite international cuisine and restaurants in beautiful settings. This sophisticated country town offers an un-matched lifestyle with very well respected schools such as Paarl Boys High and Paarl Gymnasium and places of interest for every member of the family