Chester Gap Cellars

  • Category: Vineyards 
  • Price: $1,750,000 

‘Chester Gap Cellars’ – The vineyard produces an average of 18 tons of hanging grapes and 1,000 cases per year. The 1,300ft elevation and sloped topography is ideal for frost prevention; a common issue in Virginia.

Crop Details:

  • 7 acres planted
  • Vioginier – 2.1 acres
  • Cuvee Manseng – 1 acres
  • Cab Franc – 1.4 acres
  • Merlot – .8 acres
  • Petit Verdot – .55 acres
  • Roussanne – .7 acres

Vineyard Equipment:

  • New Holland 4430 4X4 Tractor with Alo Loader
  • Holder 1000 1 tow behind sprayer with 2 radial fans
  • Woods rotary mower 6ft
  • Fertilizer Spreader 3pt hitch
  • Kubota RTV 900
  • 2 electric herbacide sprayers
  • Solo motorized backpack fungicide sprayer with air blower
  • Herbicide boom sprayer 3pt hitch
  • 500 picking lugs
  • 4 Remcon bins 1 ton with lids
  • 2 Remcon bins 1/2 ton
  • 11 T-bins 1 ton with lids
  • Stick welder Lincoln
  • Oxy-acetylen torch/ welder with tanks
  • Tranist
  • Stihl Chainsaw
  • Stihl weed eater
  • Stihl pole hedger
  • Liftingboom
  • Complete workshop with tools and extensive spare parts
  • Flatbed trailer 18ft, double axle
  • Gooseneck trailer 27.5ft plus 6ft gooseneck, double axle, enclosed with stainless steel floors. Previously used as bottling line trailer

Winemaking Equipment:

  • Sorting table Vaucher Beguet
  • Destemmer Amos A15
  • Destemmer Euroselect
  • Willmes Bladderpress all stainless steel 1000l
  • Spadoni Kappa Plate and Frame filter 20pl. with separator plate
  • 2 Membrane filter housings
  • Hotsy Pressure washer with hot water heater
  • Schneider Impeller pump 1000l
  • Variable Frequency drive for Pump and Destemmer
  • 5 ton Glycol Chiller 230V
  • 3-phase Rotophase converter 5hp
  • All necissary fittings, clamps, gaskets and fermentation locks for all tanks
  • SS storage rack for fittings
  • 3 Tapvalves 1.5″ for tacking tap fitting
  • 23 butterfly valves 1.5″
  • 4 butterfly valves 2″
  • 1 ball valve 2″
  • Schneider Mixer
  • 2 tankheaters for tapvalve fitting
  • 1 binheater
  • Hanna turbidy tester
  • pH meter
  • Ebulliometer
  • Tanks – 6 x 1270l Speidel with cooling jackets
  • Tank – 1 x 2500l Speidel with cooling jackets
  • Tank – 1 x 3200l Speidel with cooling jackets
  • Tanks – 2 x 2000l Speidel with cooling jackets
  • Tank – 1 x 1300l Speidel
  • Tank – 1 x 1000l Speidel
  • Tank – 1 x 1000l Rieger VCT or solid Top, electro polished with cooling jackets
  • Tanks – 4 x 675l VCT Speidel
  • Tanks – 4 x 300l VCT Speidel
  • Tanks – 13 x 50l high pressure kegs (10 bar) Speidel for carbonation or topping
  • Gammajet barrel cleaner

Bottling Equipment:

  • Tardito rinser/sparger
  • Mori 6 spout filter
  • Enolta Mapan semi-automatic vaccum corker
  • Cirio Germano capsule spinner
  • Bottle Matic labeler

For more information on this or other properties Call Rick Walden (434) 981-5923.

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