A Rare Opportunity
Seddon, . Ballochdale Estate, 220 Ballochdale Road
- Listing Number: BF27934
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This stunning vineyard property, comprising 36 hectares of prime vineyard land, is located in the burgeoning Awatere valley, and presents a rear opportunity to purchase a very attractive vineyard, producing grapes and wine which are sought after and highly acclaimed.
Marlborough is a distinctive, world renowned, major winegrowing region of New Zealand. The Awatere Valley has rapidly become a sought-after sub-region in Marlborough, producing unique and increasingly awarded wines. The property is fully irrigated, is in full production, with the grapes produced highly sought after by the 5 brands currently supplied, for their premium and super premium wine labels.
With a northerly aspect, the property slopes gently down towards the Awatere River, in a peninsular of soils well suited to premium grape production. The 26.9 hectares of trellised area is planted in Pinot Noir (18.4ha - 68%) and Sauvignon Blanc (8.5ha - 32%). All plantings are grafted plants, with a range of rootstock and clonal combinations.
Ample water for irrigation and general use is sourced from an 86,000m3 storage dam.
An inspection is a must to appreciate the calibre and appeal of this property.
It is for sale, price by negotiation. It may be purchased alone, or in conjunction with the adjoining Ballochdale homestead property.
|Location & services||Km's to Nearest Town: 22.5, Nearest Town: Seddon, Location / District: Ballochdale Road, Awatere, Rural Delivery (Yes), Schooling Primary: Seddon, Bus Primary (Yes), Schooling Secondary: Blenheim, Bus Secondary (Yes)|
|Present Condition||26.93 Ha planted in wine grapes, all grafted plants, 9.55 Ha headlands and access|
|Soil Types||Stonyhurst hill soils|
|Land Usage||Viticulture : 18.32 Ha Pinot Noir: 8.5 Ha Sauvignon Blanc|
|Management Policy||Production of Reserve and super Premium quality grapes: contracted to four major brands|
|Video Tour Url:||https://vimeo.com/119925159|