45 ha property with beautiful XIXth century bastide
This 45 ha is exceedingly rare in its extraordinary location, situated just 15 minutes from the Place de la Comédie and 10 minutes from Montpellier international airport. The Mediterranean coast and seaside resorts are just 15 minutes from the estate.
Located on the edges of greater Montpellier, the property is nevertheless set in the countryside enjoying beautiful views over the surrounding vineyards.The bastide, which dates from the XIXth century, covers 550 m² over three levels and offers spacious, well-lit rooms with high ceilings. The bastide overlooks a 1 ha landscaped park with swimming pool and pool-house.The outbuildings comprise 11 rental apartments which generate an annual income of 70 000 euros. The apartments are leased on a yearly basis.The winery has a total capacity of 3 100 hl in relined cement and fiberglass tanks. The winery is well equipped (double pneumatic press, temperature control, crusher/de-stemmer…). Leading on from the winery, a barrel ageing cellar allows the top wines to be aged in oak barrels.The farm buildings include a second winery with a capacity of 300 hl in storage tanks.
Clients are well received in an attractive wine shop. The wine shop generates an annual turnover of around 60K€.
The estate spreads over 45 ha. It is comprised of a main 30 ha plot and two further plots that cover 15 ha combined.
The 33 ha vineyard is organically farmed. It is classed AOP Languedoc for 14 ha and IGP for 19 ha. The vineyards have been planted with noble grape varieties.
The estate currently sells around 30 000 bottles per year. The remainder is sold to local wholesalers. In 2018, the consolidated turnover was approximately 372K€ showing pre-tax profits of 55K €. The estate is located in an extremely strategic area with strong pressure towards urbanisation. Under the terms of the current modification of the Local Town Planning, the farm buildings will be classed under « wine tourism zone », thus offering new financial perspectives for the estate.