Gundagai NSW - "From Sheep to Chardonnay"
Gundagai Wines Australia
Historic Homestead: Vineyard & Cellar Door
This New South Wales business for sale is on the road to Gundagai.
Property Location: 554 Nangus Road Gundagai NSW 2722
This historic homestead circa 1912 is offered for sale for the first time in 100 years . A large homestead of approx 50 sq in very good condition surrounded by a beautiful established garden. To complete the picture there is a vineyard with cellar door sales, popular with both locals and tourists to this famous region. This 40.2 acre property for sale has 3 titles including frontage to the Murrumbidgee River.
"From Sheep to Chardonnay!", the Cellar Door was opened in 2006 when the woolshed was converted to provide Cellar Door sales, while still retaining the charm of its original use.
It has been a outstanding success for Gundagai Wines with sales of their Award Winning Wines and unique setting attracting many visitors Australia wide.
There are two food preparation areas, a wood fired pizza oven, outdoor bbq, shed and verandahs with indoor/undercover seating for 100 guests and a lovely garden setting for many more outside.
The Vineyard was planted in 1993 with 9.5ac (3.8ha) of grape varieties including Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Shiraz, Cabinet Sauvignon, & Tempranillo.
A Netafim drip irrigation system is installed using a Grunfos multistage pump with an 18 mega litre licence.
All fruit is hand picked. Adjacent to the vineyard is a workshop and equipment facility with power and water, and vegetable garden. Opportunity to expand vineyard with three titles total land size 16.35ha(40.2acres)
Nargoon C 1911 - Historic Homestead
On approach to this delightful historic homestead its charm and character exudes the soft aura of times past. With 50 sq under the main roof with two separate living areas, 5 bedrooms, office, large eat-in country kitchen and original 12' ceilings, the homestead won't disappoint.
Outside, the homestead is surrounded by beautiful established award winning gardens and amenities include 123,000 liters of rainwater store age with electric pressure pump, workshop with power and concrete floor and double car garaging. There is also an old stable complex with two horse boxes. The homestead has captivating views of the Murrumbidgee flood plain and red gum lined river banks.
Nargoon c1911 (100 years of ownership)
Wine Awards Medals New South Wales: Small Winemakers Show, Cowra Wine Show, Canberra. Cool Climate Wine Awards, Murrumbateman & Riverina wine Show. Most recent is a 2011 Bronze for the 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon. Our winemaker is Andrew McEwin, Capital Wines.
2009 Finalist Inland Tourism awards.
NSW Wine Awards- Griffith. 3 wines in James Hallidays' Wine
Companion 2012 and in the top 100 wines 2011.
Events since opening as a Cellar Door in 2006 have continued to increase with 24 weddings, numerous birthday & anniversary celebrations, Christmas parties, concert and performance events, market days and coach visits. The last Sunday of every month is Pizza Sunday – always well attended.
Future scope The hard work has been done and there is so much potential to expand and develop by a younger energetic couple or family, ready to find a niche in the wine & tourism industry. Would also suit B&B, Farm Stay, horse stud etc!
Home of Gundagai Wines Australia (5.4klms Gundagai) Nangus Rd.
Just 5.5km from the well known town of Gundagai,Drive: 4 hours from Sydney, 1.5 hours Canberra, 45mins Wagga.