Located in the Lower Waihopai Valley, an area well known for producing premium wine grapes, this stunning eight hectare vineyard property provides the ultimate Marlborough lifestyle.
The four bedroom, two bathroom, two storey residence features recycled hardwood beams, handcrafted wooden joinery, broad strawbale walls and some double glazing, ensuring peace and quiet, warm in winter and cool in summer. Generous proportions and natural materials promote a feeling of rustic sophistication. Newly refurbished, the kitchen features soft close cabinetry, a range of latest appliances and a Jarrah timber breakfast bar. Dining flows to a separate sitting room and out to a walled courtyard with an open fire, ideal for entertaining.
Also featuring is a saltwater swimming pool, a Cedar hot tub, a Rebound Ace surfaced tennis court, flowing lawns, vegetable gardens, fruit, nut and specimen trees, all attractively laid out and linked by paths and walkways. Ideal for hosting weddings and functions, there is plenty of space for all manner of family and guest activities. The property would also lend itself to lodge or other accommodation development.
A six hectare Sauvignon Blanc vineyard is leased to a local wine company so a new owner requires no grape growing experience. It is a great option for a novice or absentee owner. Water supply is assured with an attractively landscaped 1,200 cubic metre lake. A substantial three bay lockable shed with concrete floor is perfect for workshop space and storing plant and equipment, boats and other toys.
Renwick township, essential services, good schooling and the airport are within a 5 minute drive, Blenheim takes a further 5 minutes and the Marlborough Sounds are only 30 minutes away. Popular local activities include golf, cycling, hiking, equestrian sports, fishing, hunting, boating and wine tasting. This is an extremely attractive proposition for anyone looking to secure an enviable lifestyle in New Zealands sunniest region.