Lakefront Winery and Vineyard with Custom-built Home
This outstanding property has views overlooking Black Oak Lake from the rear of the home and the 4 acre vineyard in front with over 1200 feet of shoreline. The 800 foot paved driveway through the vineyard gives this home and winery lots of privacy. The 20 acre property is currently set up as a fully equipped winery. Inside the 96×48 winery out-building there is a tasting room, banquet room and production area. There is also a patio for guests to enjoy their wine, the lake and outdoor country setting.
The 3900 square foot home has 4 bedroom and 2 ½ bathrooms. The large kitchen has custom oak cabinets with built-in appliances, granite counter tops, center island, with cooktop stove and hardwood floors. Panoramic views can be seen from the huge dining area that has a patio door leading out to the maintenance-free deck. The large windows in the living room overlook the lake making it the perfect spot to relax with a brick gas-burning fireplace and tray ceilings. The large foyer gives the home a custom grand entrance. Main level of home is handicapped accessible with 36″ wide doors and 42″ wide hallways. The lower level has an open floor plan with large windows, a family room, bathroom, three bedrooms, storage area and patio doors leading out to a concrete patio. Attached to the home is a oversized 2 car garage that is finished, heated and has a floor drain.
The separate building is 96×48 and is used as the winery tasting room. There is also a banquet room for large groups and production room for wine processing. Plus even more storage in the attached three car garage. Behind the building is a large patio for guests and a 32×14 lean-to that is used as a wine fermenting room. All equipment and fixtures needed to operate winery are included in sale. (List available)
Vineyard & Wines
Approximately 4 acres of vines with room to plant additional if needed to expand wine production. The first grapes were planted in 2005. Three grape varieties are grown on the property – Frontenac Gris, Frontenac Blanc and Marquette. Four out of the eight varieties of wine produced have won awards.
20 acres on Black Oak Lake with around 1200 feet of shoreline. There is a dock for boats and an area to dock a float plane. Groomed trail leading from property to public lake access. DNR lake ID number is 73024100. Yard is nicely landscaped with gazebo and garden pond. Trees and sumac surround the property which bring beautiful fall colors.
School District: 740 Melrose
2017 Property Taxes: $4126
Directions: Interstate 94 to exit 137 for MN-237/County Road 65 toward New Munich. Turn on to MN-237 South then right on County Road 30 to home.
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Winery Vineyard for sale
Lakefront Home for sale
Attached heated garage
Detached garage / shop
Winery with equipment
Private 20 acres
Melrose, Stearns County, MN
Home on Black Oak Lake