A rare chance to buy and live on an acclaimed winery.
What better way to make a fresh start and embark on a new and exciting journey in 2018 than with this unique business and lifestyle opportunity under 50 minutes from Melbourne.
Wedgetail Estate, an acclaimed and established Yarra Valley wine brand that is five-star Halliday rated, Highly Recommended by UK's Decanter and stocked in some of Melbourne and Sydney's top restaurants, is seeking a new owner inspired to build on its exceptional local and international reputation accrued over a successful 23-year period and take the brand to the next level.
That next level could involve using the existing four-bedroom home as B&B accommodation or maximising the potential of the scenic grounds by introducing a convention centre, café or restaurant to create a picturesque wedding venue or food-lovers sanctuary on the footsteps of the Yarra Valley. The options are endless and the potential is immense…
11 of the 24 acres (approx.) are dedicated to the winery's celebrated vineyard comprising Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz, while an iconic architecturally designed rammed earth cellar door offers incredible views from its upper level office and a naturally climate-controlled underground cellar with 3.6m (approx.) ceiling heights, industrial lift and enormous storage space.
The homestead itself exudes plenty of charm and can comfortably accommodate the large extended family. The main residence features three spacious bedrooms and an architecturally designed five-star energy-rated extension featuring recycled timber, vast open-plan living with spectacular panoramic views across the valley, double-glazed windows, solar power, large timber kitchen, Coonara heater, second living area and a modern bathroom with a freestanding bath. A separate two-storey building with a ground-floor studio/living area and bedroom (with ensuite) on the first floor can also operate as paid guest accommodation or used for extended family living.
Featuring beautiful mature gardens, fruiting olive, cherry, fig and apple trees, multiple sheds, double garage and two dams with power, it's the ultimate lifestyle change only eight minutes from Hurstbridge train station and the heart of Hurstbridge, close to Arthurs Creek Primary School, Ivanhoe Grammar School Plenty Campus, Eltham College and CLC and 40 minutes to Melbourne Airport via the Metropolitan Ring Road.