The Curat family, who owned Château Fonroque, has sold the vineyard to the Guillards who also own an insurance company. Chateau Fonroque is well known in the west bank of Bordeaux as a top producing vineyard and contains certified organic vineyards. Alain Moueix whose family bought the chateau in the early 1900s, will remain as manager. The Guillard family will be investing in the property, specifically planning to add on the the cellars. This news comes as part of a number of deals of sales this summer on the Bordeaux west bank.
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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