Diamond Ridge - located in
the southern Adelaide Hills
Less than an hour from the CBD & Adelaide International Airport this spectacular 87 acre property in total, has 64,000 vines covering 57 acres, has been carefully restored over the past two years.
No expense has been spared in revitalising the vineyard to it's now immaculate condition. It is renowned for its range of aspects, gentle undulations, consistent soil and importantly, the highly desirable micro-climate of the southern Adelaide hills providing an ideal environment producing a range of super premium grape varieties for some of South Australia's leading wineries.
Grape varieties include Syrah, Tempranillo, Cabernet, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc, and Viognier. The oldest vines planted 20 years ago and the most recent a decade old.
The house has been built in the Tuscan style with wooden shutters, alfresco wisteria covered pergolas, sandstone and terracotta finishes with magnificent rural views.
There are four bedrooms on the upstairs level, with the main featuring an immaculate en-suite bathroom. There is also a second bathroom and sauna and ducted air conditioning throughout.
A wide staircase leads to the level below where an expansive open plan family room with underfloor heating opens on two sides to paved entertaining areas under wisteria covered pergolas perfect for al fresco living. The entertaining areas open on to an immaculate fully tiled in ground pool.
The adjacent kitchen features granite bench tops and a butler's pantry and has direct access to both inside and outside dining areas. A huge wine cellar is also a feature of this impressive home.
This level also contains a large study as well as a third bathroom which could be converted into a separate wing.
Separated from the main house by an enclosed courtyard is a fabulous self contained retreat with its own entrance and double car parking complete with timber deck over looking the lake and vineyard, It's the ideal space for house guests, teenagers or for a conference venue or business retreat.
Formal manicured gardens surround both the main home and a French inspired manmade lake that provides a charming reflective pool ambience to the side of the house.
The property also boasts three separate bed and breakfast apartments, that are regularly rented by holiday makers.
The offering includes extensive shedding and highly valuable transferable water license.
There are many opportunities to further capitalize on the value of this stunning property.