The winery is located northwest of Saint-Emilion
(Bordeaux) in the area of the same name. A large quarry also belongs to the property. In 1987 the property was taken over by the insurance group AXA
taken over, bought by a Belgian group in 1996 and finally bought by Griet & Hervé Laviale in 2005. It is classified as a "Grand Cru Classé", which was last confirmed in 2012. The vineyards cover seven hectares of vineyards planted with Merlot (90%) and Cabernet Franc (10%). The long-lived red wine matures in 100% new barriques. The second wine is called "Les Cèdres de Franc Mayne".