In anticipation of our online wine sales in Hong Kong, New York and London from 18 October to 1 December, we present 5 estates to inspire oenophiles — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
This iconic St. Helena wine estate sits on eight verdant acres surrounded by a state park in the heart of Napa Valley. The property includes a winery utilising the very latest technology to yield up to 3,000 cases of wine per year. The centrepiece of the estate is a luxurious main residence designed by renowned architectural design firm Soucie Horner. Other highlights include resort-style grounds with a swimming pool and alfresco entertaining areas.
Sited on 20 acres with breathtaking views of Mount Hood and the Willamette Valley, this established wine estate boasts an enviable microclimate with cool nights and warm days: ideal conditions for the vineyard’s pinot gris and pinot noir grapes. Complementing the vineyards and winemaking facilities is a gated, 7,067-square-foot French provincial-style manor house with luxurious amenities, state-of-the-art security, and an eight-car garage.
The estate of Maurice Car’rie Winery, the crown jewel of Southern California’s Temecula Valley wine country, sits on 91 serene acres, with more than 70 acres under vine. This Temecula landmark boasts some of the appellation’s oldest vines, many of which were planted in the late 1960s. Founded in 1986, the winery produces sparkling wines; white varietals, including chenin blanc and chardonnay; and a palette of reds ranging from cabernet sauvignon to zinfandel.
Troon is a landmark vineyard and winery in southern Oregon’s Applegate Valley, a sub-region of the Rogue Valley AVA. The 32-acre estate takes advantage of its ideal climate and optimal elevation to produce 10,000 to 12,000 cases of award-winning wines each year. Founded in 1972, the entire operation practices sustainable and organic farming methods and includes a 4,000-square-foot winery with a French château-inspired tasting room, two warehouses, a winemaker’s cottage and beautiful grounds.
A large natural lake is the focal point of this Westside Road vineyard in Sonoma’s prized Russian River Valley appellation. The 16-acre estate is planted with premium pinot noir and sangiovese vines, and it features a beautiful Mediterranean-inspired main residence offering 4,700 square-foot of elegant interior space framed by scenic valley views. The property includes a jetty, landscaped gardens, and a convenient location minutes from picturesque hamlet of Healdsburg.